am·​bly·​chro·​mat·​ic | \ -lə̇- \

Definition of amblychromatic

: lightly staining certain marrow cells are amblychromatic

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First Known Use of amblychromatic

1903, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amblychromatic

International Scientific Vocabulary ambly- + chromatic

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The first known use of amblychromatic was in 1903

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“Amblychromatic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2021.

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