elliptocytosis el·lip·to·cy·to·sis (ĭ-lip’tō-sī-tō’sĭs)
A relatively rare hereditary abnormality of red blood cells in which more than half of the cells are rod forms and elliptocytes. It is often associated with hemolytic anemia. Also called ovalocytosis.
noun 1. an island in upper New York Bay: a former U.S. immigrant examination station. sandy island in mouth of Hudson River, said to have been called “Gull Island” by local Indians and “Oyster Island” by the Dutch, renamed “Gull Island” after the British took over, then “Gibbet Island” because pirates were hanged there. Sold […]
[el-uh-suh n] /ˈɛl ə sən/ noun 1. Ralph (Waldo) [wawl-doh,, wol-] /ˈwɔl doʊ,, ˈwɒl-/ (Show IPA), 1914–1994, U.S. novelist, essayist, and lecturer.
[e-lawr-uh, e-lohr-uh] /ɛˈlɔr ə, ɛˈloʊr ə/ noun 1. a village in S central India: important Hindu archaeological site.
[elz-wurth] /ˈɛlz wɜrθ/ noun 1. Lincoln, 1880–1951, U.S. polar explorer. 2. Oliver, 1745–1807, U.S. jurist and statesman: chief justice of the U.S. 1796–1800. 3. a male given name.