adjective Anatomy.
pertaining to the spinal cord.
pertaining to marrow.

1855–60; myel- + -oid Unabridged
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myeloid (ˈmaɪɪˌlɔɪd)
of or relating to the spinal cord or the bone marrow

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myeloid my·e·loid (mī'ə-loid')

  1. Of, relating to, or derived from the bone marrow.

  2. Of or relating to the spinal cord.

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For example, cytochemistry distinguishes lymphocytic leukemia cells from myeloid leukemia cells.
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