opsonocytophagic

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opsonocytophagic op·so·no·cy·to·pha·gic (ŏp'sə-nō-sī'tə-fā'jĭk, -fāj'ĭk)
adj.
Relating to the increased efficiency with which white blood cells devour bacteria in blood that contains opsonin.

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