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  1. leu·ke·mi·a
    IPA[lo͞oˈkēmēə]
  2. noun

    • 1. a malignant progressive disease in which the bone marrow and other blood-forming organs produce increased numbers of immature or abnormal leukocytes. These suppress the production of normal blood cells, leading to anemia and other symptoms.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: leukaemia, plural noun: leukaemias

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