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Meaning of "histiocyte" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HISTIOCYTE

Alteration of German histiozyt, from Greek histion a little web, from histos web + -cyte.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HISTIOCYTE

histiocyte  [ˈhɪstɪəˌsaɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HISTIOCYTE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Histiocyte is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HISTIOCYTE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Histiocyte

A histiocyte is an animal cell that is part of the mononuclear phagocyte system. The mononuclear phagocytic system is part of the organism's immune system. The histiocyte is a tissue macrophage or a dendritic cell.

Definition of histiocyte in the English dictionary

The definition of histiocyte in the dictionary is a macrophage that occurs in connective tissue.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HISTIOCYTE


amebocyte
əˈmiːbəˌsaɪt
anorthosite
ænˈɔːθəˌsaɪt
anthracite
ˈænθrəˌsaɪt
cerussite
ˈsɪərəˌsaɪt
chalcocite
ˈkælkəˌsaɪt
ectoparasite
ˌɛktəʊˈpærəˌsaɪt
granulocyte
ˈɡrænjʊləˌsaɪt
hepatocyte
hɪˈpætəˌsaɪt
jarosite
ˈdʒærəˌsaɪt
kamacite
ˈkæməˌsaɪt
leucocyte
ˈluːkəˌsaɪt
leukocyte
ˈluːkəˌsaɪt
marcasite
ˈmɑːkəˌsaɪt
megakaryocyte
ˌmɛɡəˈkærɪəˌsaɪt
oocyte
ˈəʊəˌsaɪt
oversight
ˈəʊvəˌsaɪt
parasite
ˈpærəˌsaɪt
phagocyte
ˈfæɡəˌsaɪt
reticulocyte
rɪˈtɪkjʊləˌsaɪt
thrombocyte
ˈθrɒmbəˌsaɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HISTIOCYTE

hist
histaminase
histamine
histaminergic
histaminic
histidine
histiocytic
histiology
histoblast
histochemical
histochemically
histochemist
histochemistry
histocompatibility
histocompatibility antigen
histocompatible
histogen
histogenesis
histogenetic
histogenetically

WORDS THAT END LIKE HISTIOCYTE

adipocyte
amoebocyte
astrocyte
athrocyte
auxocyte
B-lymphocyte
erythrocyte
gametocyte
hemocyte
lipocyte
lymphocyte
macrocyte
melanocyte
monocyte
myelocyte
myxocyte
oligodendrocyte
osteocyte
spermatocyte
T-lymphocyte
thymocyte

Synonyms and antonyms of histiocyte in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «histiocyte» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HISTIOCYTE

Find out the translation of histiocyte to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of histiocyte from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «histiocyte» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

组织细胞
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

histiocito
570 millions of speakers

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histiocyte
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

histiocyte
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المنسجة
280 millions of speakers

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histiocyte
278 millions of speakers

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histiocyte
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

histiocyte
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

histiocyte
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Histiocyte
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

histiocyte
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

組織球
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Translator English - Korean

histiocyte
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Histiocyte
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

histiocyte
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

histiocyte
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हिस्टियोसायट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

histiositten
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

histiocyte
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

histiocyte
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

histiocyte
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Histiocyte
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

ιστιοκύτταρα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

histiocyte
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

histiocyte
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

histiocyte
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of histiocyte

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HISTIOCYTE»

The term «histiocyte» is regularly used and occupies the 82.381 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HISTIOCYTE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about histiocyte

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HISTIOCYTE»

Discover the use of histiocyte in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to histiocyte and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Color Atlas of Dermatopathology
Diffuse dermatitis: An inflammatory process that is so dense that nodules or a perivascular pattern can no longer be discerned. Histiocyte: This is a tissue macrophage, which can be identical histologically to a fibroblast or endothelial cell.
Jane M. Grant-Kels, 2007
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Histiocytic Disorders of Children and Adults: Basic Science, ...
Histiocyte. function. and. development. in. the. normal. immune. system. Tatjana Nikolic and Pieter J.M. Leenen Introduction Histiocytes, represent the cells of the mononuclear phagocyte system (MPS) that can give rise to histiocytoses when ...
Sheila Weitzman, R. Maarten Egeler, 2005
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Technical Report on Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Studies of ...
... 14.3, 57.3, 172, or 516 mg/L 172 and 516 mg/L groups less than control group 37/50, 39/50, 45/50, 42/50, 42/50 Liver: infiltration cellular, histiocyte (1/50, 0/50, 2/49, 5/50, 34/49) Small intestine, duodenum: infiltration cellular, histiocyte (0/48,  ...
M. J. Hooth, 2009
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Oxford Desk Reference: Oncology
Introduction The primary histiocyte disorders are rare conditions that occur most often in children. They remain incompletely defined both in terms of phenotype and biological behaviour, and pose a significant challenge from the standpoint of  ...
Thankamma V Ajithkumar, Ann Barrett, Helen Hatcher, 2011
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Hematology: Landmark Papers of the Twentieth Century
While the terms "monocytes" and "macro- phage" have been institutionalized among cell biologists, the term "histiocyte," an obsolescent synonym for macrophage, is entrenched in the histopathologic description of macrophage diseases. Thus ...
Marshall A. Lichtman, Jerry L. Spivak, 2000
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Blood: Principles and Practice of Hematology
Monocytes and non-Langer- hans' macrophages lack Birbeck granules. Thus, ultrastructural analysis of biopsy specimens can be particularly useful in distinguishing the type of histiocyte present in a lesion. Unlike other tissue macrophages, ...
Robert I. Handin, Samuel E. Lux, Thomas P. Stossel, 2003
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Atlas of Lymph Node Pathology
T cell/histiocyte-rich large B-cell lymphoma. In: Swerdlow SH, Campo E, Harris NL, et al., editors. WHO classification of tumours of haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues. 4th ed. Lyon: International Agency for Research on Cancer; 2008. p.
Roberto Miranda, Joseph Khoury, L. Jeffrey Medeiros, 2013
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Neoplastic Hematopathology
Because the process of somatic hypermuta- tion appears to be restricted to GC B cells, the finding of intraclonal diversity points out that the precursors of the tumor clone in the T-cell-/histiocyte-rich variant are GC B cells. It is, however, unclear ...
Daniel M. Knowles, 2001
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Histiocyte
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Waylon Christian Terryn, 2011
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Atlas of Hematologic Neoplasms
T-cell/histiocyte-rich large B-cell lymphoma (THRLBCL) is one of the subtypes of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. It is characterized by less than 10% oflarge neoplastic B cells amida majorityof non-neoplastic T cells withor without histiocytes in ...
Tsieh Sun, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HISTIOCYTE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term histiocyte is used in the context of the following news items.
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TrovaGene's (TROV) CEO Antonius Schuh on Q3 2014 Results …
In addition to data presentations at the AACR, ASCO and the International Histiocyte Society meetings earlier this year, we look forward to study ... «Seeking Alpha, Nov 14»
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Histio survivor to walk in fundraiser
According to Toughill, histiocytosis is caused by an overabundance of a certain cell in the body called a histiocyte. Histiocytes are cells that ... «White Bear Press, Sep 14»
3
New hope for children with multi - system LCH
It is the third in a series of international randomized clinical trials for LCH that spans twenty years initiated and coordinated by the Histiocyte ... «News-Medical.net, May 13»
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Sky dive pledge has family on cloud nine
Enya has Langerhans' cell histiocytosis, a rare condition where histiocyte cells that protect the skin attack bones and organs. In Enya's case ... «The Oxford Times, Jun 12»
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Seventh-grader's second chance
... that Trey had Rosai-Dorfman disease, a rare condition where too many histiocyte cells accumulate in the lymph nodes throughout the body. «Online Athens, Aug 11»
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Encysted Urachal Abscess Associated With a Premalignant Lesion …
... (2) was composed of muscle bundles infiltrated with eosinophils, lymphocytes, plasma cells, and histiocyte aggregates, and (3) had areas of hemorrhage and ... «UroToday, Mar 11»
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Radiation Therapy in the Management of Diffuse Large B-Cell …
... that were previously identified nonspecifically as DLBCL, including primary mediastinal DLBCL and T-cell/histiocyte-rich B-cell lymphoma. «Cancer Network, Dec 10»
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Texas Children's World-Renowned Histiocytosis Program …
In addition to being Program Director for the Histiocytosis Program, Kenneth L. McClain, M.D. Ph.D., is the past president of the Histiocyte ... «PR Newswire, Dec 10»
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Couples battles cancer with biking, running
Jon Withrington's form of cancer is known as T-cell/Histiocyte-rich B-cell non-Hodgkins lymphoma (T/HRBCL), an uncommon variant of diffuse ... «San Francisco Chronicle, Mar 09»
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Chemotherapy can reduce mortality rates for children with severe LCH
The study is the second in a series of international randomized clinical trials for Langerhans cell histiocytosis coordinated by the Histiocyte ... «TopNews, Mar 08»

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