blood-plasma, is the habitat of the red and white blood-corpuscles.
They live in the blood-plasma and do not attack the corpuscles.
The blood-corpuscles are large amoebiform cells, and the blood-plasma is coloured blue by haemocyanin.
blood plasma n.
The yellow or gray-yellow, protein-containing fluid portion of blood in which the blood cells and platelets are normally suspended.
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The clear, liquid part of the blood, composed mainly of water and proteins, in which the blood cells are suspended. The blood plasma of mammals also contains platelets.