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lyophobic

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adjective lyo·pho·bic \ˌlī-ə-ˈfō-bik\

Medical Definition of lyophobic

  1. :  marked by lack of strong affinity between a dispersed phase and the liquid in which it is dispersed—compare lyophilic, hydrophobic 3, oleophobic




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