Red Blood Cell

Science / Biology / Red Blood Cell: Component of the blood that transports oxygen with the hemoglobin molecule. See also erythrocyte

Other Words for Cell

Cell Noun Synonyms: chamber, room, apartment, cubicle, stall

Sickle Cell Anemia

Science / Biology / Sickle Cell Anemia: Human autosomal recessive disease that causes production of abnormal red blood cells that collapse (or sickle) and cause circulatory problems. MORE


Health / Acupuncture / Blood: The familiar red fluid in the body that contains white and red blood cells, platelets, proteins, and other elements. The blood is transported throughout the body by the circulatory system. Blood funct MORE

Purchaser Road Credits

Business / Agriculture / Purchaser Road Credits: Credits granted to purchasers of timber in the national forests in exchange for the construction of permanent roads specified in the timber sale contract. The amount of the credits is the Forest Servi MORE

Provider-Sponsored Organization (PSO)

Health / Health Insurance / Provider-Sponsored Organization (PSO): A healthcare organization—established and organized, or operated, by a healthcare provider or a group of affiliated healthcare providers to arrange for the delivery, financing, and administration of MORE

Proportional Reducer

Entertainment / Photography / Proportional Reducer: Chemical method of reducing excess density and contrast from a photographic negative. MORE

Production Credit Association (PCA)

Business / Agriculture / Production Credit Association (PCA): Farm Credit System institutions that have direct lending authority to make short and intermediate term loans to eligible retail customers. MORE