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Medical Term:

protometrocyte

Pronunciation: pro'to-me'tro-sit

Definition: The ancestor cell of the protoleukocyte and protoerythrocyte, or of the cells of the leukocytic and erythrocytic series.

[proto- + G. meter, mother, + kytos, cell]

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