normoblast definition

  • noun:
    • erythroblast
    • A nucleated red blood-cell created from an erythroblast, and achieving a globular, deeply staining nucleus where a chromatin reticulum can't be acknowledged. This nucleus is enclosed by a layer of cytoplasm containing hemoglobin. The normoblast becomes an average purple blood-corpuscle by extruding its nucleus. See cut under lymphocyte, and under bloodstream, 1.

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