histiocyte definition

  • noun:
    • A relatively inactive, immobile macrophage found in typical connective muscle. Also called fixed macrophage.
    • a macrophage, derived from bone marrow, present in connective structure
    • A tissue-forming mobile, as with sponges.
    • a macrophage which present in connective tissue

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