basophilic

adjective
ba·​so·​phil·​ic | \ˌbā-sə-ˈfi-lik, -zə-\

Definition of basophilic 

: staining readily with basic stains

First Known Use of basophilic

1890, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for basophilic

basophil + -ic entry 1

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The first known use of basophilic was in 1890

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basophilic

adjective
ba·​so·​phil·​ic | \-ˈfil-ik \
variants: also basophil \ˈbā-​sə-​ˌfil, -​zə-​ \ or basophile \-​ˌfīl \

Medical Definition of basophilic 

: staining readily with or being a basic stain

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