HyperDic: platelet

English > 1 sense of the word platelet:
NOUNsubstanceplatelet, blood platelet, thrombocytetiny bits of protoplasm found in vertebrate blood
platelet > pronunciation
Soundspley'tlaht
Rhymesabbot ... zealot / Zealot: 372 rhymes with aht...
English > platelet: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
Meaningtiny bits of protoplasm found in vertebrate blood; essential for blood clotting.
Synonymsblood platelet, thrombocyte
Broaderprotoplasm, living substanceThe substance of a living cell (including cytoplasm and nucleus)
Spanishplaqueta, trombocito
Catalanplaqueta, trombòcit

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