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Pronunciation: im'yu-no-sit, im-u'no-

Definition: An immunologically competent leukocyte capable, actively or potentially, of producing antibodies or reacting in cell-mediated immunity reactions.

[immuno- + G. kytos, cell]

See Also: I cell

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