HyperDic: plasmacyte

English > 1 sense of the word plasmacyte:
NOUNbodyplasmacyte, plasma cella cell that develops from a B lymphocyte in reaction to a specific antigen
English > plasmacyte: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningA cell that develops from a B lymphocyte in reaction to a specific antigen; found in bone marrow and sometimes in the blood.
Synonymplasma cell
NarrowerplasmablastThe precursor of a plasma cell
Broaderlymphocyte, lymph cellAn agranulocytic leukocyte that normally makes up a quarter of the white blood cell count but increases in the presence of infection
Spanishplasmocito
Catalanplasmòcit

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