An instrument which will cut a blood corpuscle into several parts—that's the Microtome, the "small-cutter," as the name implies.
At the same time, they are set free from the remains of the blood corpuscle.
The blood corpuscle of the tiny mouse is larger than that of the huge ox.
Later they increase still further in size until they come to occupy half, and finally nearly the whole, of the blood corpuscle.
blood cell n.
Any of the cells contained in blood; an erythrocyte or leukocyte; a blood corpuscle.
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A red blood cell or white blood cell that is contained in the blood.