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cyanophilous

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adjective cy·a·noph·i·lous \ˌsī-ə-ˈnäf-ə-ləs\

Medical Definition of cyanophilous

  1. :  having an affinity for blue or green dyes <cyanophilous tissues>



Variants of cyanophilous

also cyanophilic \ˌsī-ə-nō-ˈfil-ik\play

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