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chromophil

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adjective chro·mo·phil \ˈkrō-mə-ˌfil\

Definition of chromophil

  1. :  staining readily with dyes



Origin of chromophil

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1899


Medical Dictionary

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chromophil

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adjective chro·mo·phil \ˈkrō-mə-ˌfil\

Medical Definition of chromophil

  1. 1:  staining readily with dyes

  2. 2:  chromaffin



Variants of chromophil

also chromophilic \ˌkrō-mə-ˈfil-ik\play or chromophile \ˈkrō-mə-ˌfī(ə)l\play or chromatophil \krō-ˈmat-ə-ˌfil\play or chromatophile \-ˌfī(ə)l\play

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chromophil

noun chro·mo·phil

Medical Definition of chromophil

  1. :  a chromophil cell or substance



Variants of chromophil

or chromophile or chromatophil or chromatophile

Learn More about chromophil

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "chromophil"


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