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  • v. Present participle of phagocytise.

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Examples

  • He found that when the abdominal cavity of guinea-pigs contained a great quantity of white corpuscles, these cells saved the animals from fatal poisoning by phagocytising the crystals of the arsenic trisulphide.

    Ilya Mechnikov - Nobel Lecture

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