he·mat·o·crit

   /hɪˈmætəkrɪt/ Show Spelled[hi-mat-uh-krit] –noun

1. A centrifuge for separating the cells of the blood from the plasma.

2. Also called hematocrit value. the ratio of the volume of red blood
cells to a given volume of blood so centrifuged, expressed as a percentage.

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