Medical Definition of Rhopheocytosis

1. Formation of vacuoles at a cell surface without prior formation of cytoplasmic projections, by which the cell appears to aspirate surrounding material. See: pinocytosis. Origin: G. Rhopheo, to gulp down, or aspirate, + kytos, cell, + -osis, condition (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rhopheocytosis

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rhonchus
rhones
rhopalia
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rhopalium
rhopalocera
rhopheocytosis (current term)
rhoptry
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