acidophil

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noun acid·o·phil \ə-ˈsi-də-ˌfil, a-\
variants: or less commonly

acidophile

play \-ˌfī(-ə)l\

Definition of acidophil

  1. :  a substance, tissue, or organism that stains readily with acid stains

acidophil

or less commonly

acidophile

adjective

1897

First Known Use of acidophil

1897


Medical Dictionary

1

acidophil

play
adjective acid·o·phil \ə-ˈsid-ə-ˌfil, a-\
variants: also

acidophile

\-ˌfīl\play

Medical Definition of acidophil


2

acidophil

noun acid·o·phil
variants: also

acidophile

Medical Definition of acidophil

  1. :  a substance, tissue, or organism that stains readily with acid stains—called also oxyphile


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