Babes–Ernst body

noun Ba·bes–Ernst body \ˈbäˌbe¦shərn(t)st-\
variants: or

Babes–Ernst granule


Definition of Babes–Ernst body

  1. :  a metachromatic granule in protoplasm

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Origin and Etymology of babes–ernst body

after Victor Babeş †1926 Romanian bacteriologist and H.C.Ernst †1922 American bacteriologist

First Known Use: circa 1909

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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