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[hi-mat-uh-blast, hee-muh-tuh-, hem-uh-] /hɪˈmæt əˌblæst, ˈhi mə tə-, ˈhɛm ə-/

an immature blood cell, especially a red blood cell.

hematoblast he·ma·to·blast (hē’mə-tə-blāst’, hĭ-māt’ə-)
An immature undifferentiated blood cell.
he’ma·to·blas’tic adj.


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