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See definition of corpuscle on Dictionary.com
  • as inblood cell
  • as incell

synonyms for corpuscle

  • red blood cell
  • white blood cell
  • erythrocyte
  • hemocyte
  • leukocyte
  • red corpuscle
  • white corpuscle
See also synonyms for: corpuscles
  • bacterium
  • egg
  • germ
  • unit
  • embryo
  • follicle
  • microorganism
  • spore
  • utricle
  • vacuole
  • cellule
  • haematid
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How to use corpuscle in a sentence

This is an expression which indicates the amount of hemoglobin in each red corpuscle compared with the normal amount.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The degree of pallor furnishes a rough index to the amount of hemoglobin in the corpuscle.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
A single platelet lying upon a red corpuscle may easily be mistaken for a malarial parasite (Plate VI).
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The organism is an actively motile spiral thread, about four times the diameter of a red corpuscle in length.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Soon, dark-brown granules derived from the hemoglobin of the corpuscle make their appearance within it.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
It makes its way into a red corpuscle, where it appears as a small, pale "hyaline" body.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
A plaque upon a red corpuscle is surrounded by a colorless zone rather than by a distinct blue body.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Their greatest diameter is 30 to 40 (about four or five times the diameter of a red blood-corpuscle).
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
It is not unlike a pus-corpuscle in size and general appearance, but is actively motile.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The red corpuscle of man is made in the red marrow of bones and in its young stages has a nucleus.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CORPUSCLE

  • corpuscle
  • erythrocyte
  • hemocyte
  • leukocyte
  • red blood cell
  • red corpuscle
  • white blood cell
  • white corpuscle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.