Meaning of agranulocytic in English:

agranulocytic

adjective

Medicine
  • Characterized by or associated with an absence of granulocytes, especially neutrophils; severely neutropenic.

    "agranulocytic angina" noun severe inflammation or ulceration of the throat in a person affected with agranulocytosis.

Pronunciation

agranulocytic

/əˌɡranjʊləˈsɪtɪk/ /eɪˌɡranjʊləˈsɪtɪk/

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Journal of the American Medical Association. From a- + granulocytic, after agranulocyte.