Meaning of HEMATOCRIT in English

[he.mat.o.crit] n [ISV hemat- + Gk krites judge, fr. krinein to judge--more at certain] (ca. 1903) 1: an instrument for determining usu. by centrifugation the relative amounts of plasma and corpuscles in blood

2: the ratio of the volume of packed red blood cells to the volume of whole blood as determined by a hematocrit

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