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Pronunciation: mez'o-lim'fo-sit

Definition: A mononuclear leukocyte of medium size, probably a lymphocyte, with a deeply staining nucleus of large size but relatively smaller than that in most lymphocytes.

[meso- + lymphocyte]

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