cytophilic

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adjective cy·to·phil·ic \ˌsī-tə-ˈfi-lik\

Definition of cytophilic

  1. :  having an affinity for cells

First Known Use of cytophilic

circa 1909


Medical Dictionary

cytophilic

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adjective cy·to·phil·ic \ˌsīt-ə-ˈfil-ik\

Medical Definition of cytophilic

  1. :  having an affinity for cells It should be noted also that in the cell transfer experiment reported above, cytophilic IgE was detected on macrophages, eosinophils, and platelets …—André Capron, et al., Science, 20 Nov. 1987


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