Definition of

Cytotoxic T Cell

  1. (noun, body) T cell with CD8 receptor that recognizes antigens on the surface of a virus-infected cell and binds to the infected cell and kill it

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Synonyms of Cytotoxic T Cell

cd8 cell, cd8 t cell, killer cell, killer t cell

Alternate forms of Cytotoxic T Cell

Hypernyms: t cell, t lymphocyte

Words that sound like Cytotoxic T Cell

catechetical

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