Definition of histiocytic in US English:

histiocytic

adjective

Histology
  • Of, relating to, or of the nature of a histiocyte (macrophage).

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From histio- + -cyte + -ic, after German Histiozyt, † Histiocyt.

Pronunciation

histiocytic

/ˌhɪstɪəˈsɪtɪk/