basophilic leukocyte n.
A white blood cell having granules that contain histamine and heparin and stain deeply with basic dye. Also called mast leukocyte.
- Basophilic leukemia
basophilic leukemia 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 […]