Definition of eosinophil in English:

eosinophil

noun

Physiology
  • A white blood cell containing granules that are readily stained by eosin.

    • ‘The bone marrow was hypercellular with mildly increased eosinophils and plasma cells.’
    • ‘It revealed that 10 alleged pneumonia cases showed a higher than normal number of the white blood cell eosinophils.’
    • ‘Those thought to play critical roles are mast cells, basophils, eosinophils, lymphocytes, and the airway epithelium.’
    • ‘The granulocytes include the neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils.’
    • ‘Other while blood cell counts were also examined, including lymphocytes, neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils.’

Pronunciation:

eosinophil

/ˌēəˈsinəfil/