basophilic leukemia n.
A form of granulocytic leukemia characterized by abnormally large numbers of basophilic granulocytes in the tissues and blood. Also called mast cell leukemia.
Jacopo [yah-kaw-paw] /ˈyɑ kɔ pɔ/ (Show IPA), (Giacomo da Ponte) 1510–92, Italian painter. his sons, Francesco [frahn-ches-kaw] /frɑnˈtʃɛs kɔ/ (Show IPA), 1549–92, Giambattista da Ponte [jahm-baht-tees-tah dah pawn-te] /ˌdʒɑm bɑtˈtis tɑ dɑ ˈpɔn tɛ/ (Show IPA) 1533–?; Girolamo da Ponte [jee-raw-lah-maw] /dʒiˈrɔ lɑ mɔ/ (Show IPA) 1566–1621; Leandro [le-ahn-draw] /lɛˈɑn drɔ/ (Show IPA) 1557–1623, Italian […]
any carnivorous mammal of the genus Bassariscus, comprising the cacomistles and ringtails.
of or relating to an enameling technique in which transparent enamels are fused over a background carved in low relief, or to a piece, as of jewelry, so enameled. Historical Examples basse-taille: Low cutting of metal beneath the line of the surface, used in enamelling. The Library of Work and Play: Working in Metals Charles […]
a seaport in and the capital of Guadeloupe, in the French West Indies. See under Guadeloupe. two islands (Basse-Terre and Grande-Terre) separated by a narrow channel in the Leeward Islands of the West Indies: together with five dependencies they form an overseas department of France. 687 sq. mi. (1179 sq. km). Capital: Basse-Terre. Historical Examples […]