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chromaffin

adjective chro·maf·fin \ˈkrō-mə-fən\

Definition of CHROMAFFIN

:  staining deeply with chromium salts <chromaffin cells of the adrenal medulla>
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Origin of CHROMAFFIN

International Scientific Vocabulary chrom- + Latin affinis bordering on, related — more at affinity
First Known Use: 1903
Medical Dictionary

chromaffin

adjective chro·maf·fin \ˈkrō-mə-fən\

Medical Definition of CHROMAFFIN

:  staining deeply with chromium salts <chromaffin cells of the adrenal medulla>

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