iodinophilous

adjective io·din·oph·i·lous \¦īədə̇¦näfələs\
variants: less commonly

iodinophil

\ˌīəˈdinəˌfil\ or

iodinophile

\-ˌfīl\ or

iodinophilic

\¦īəˌdinə¦filik\

Definition of iodinophilous

  1. :  taking up or coloring readily with iodine —used especially of various starchy cell inclusions

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Origin and Etymology of iodinophilous

iodinophilous from iodine + -o- + -philous; iodinophil, iodinophile from iodine + -o- + -phile, -phil; iodinophilic probably from iodinophil + -ic


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