variants or less commonly iodinophil
or iodinophile
or iodinophilic
: taking up or coloring readily with iodine
used especially of various starchy cell inclusions

Word History


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

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“Iodinophilous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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