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erythrocytometer

Pronunciation: e-rith'ro-si-tom'e-ter

Definition: An instrument for counting the red blood cells; Hayden used this term to denote an instrument to measure the diameter of red blood cells.

[erythrocyte + G. metron, measure]

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