Medical Dictionary

argyrophilic


argyrophilic

adj ar·gyr·o·phil·ic \ˌär-jə-(ˌ)rō-ˈfil-ik, -rə-\

Definition of ARGYROPHILIC

:  having an affinity for silver—used of certain cells, structures, or tissues that selectively reduce silver salts to metallic silver <argyrophilic cytoplasmic inclusions>

Variants of ARGYROPHILIC

ar·gyr·o·phil·ic also ar·gyr·o·phil \ˈär-jə-(ˌ)rō-ˌfil, -rə-\ or ar·gyr·o·phile \-ˌfīl\
March 02, 2015
chatoyant Hear it
Having a changeable luster or color
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