lyophile

adjective
lyo·​phile | \ ˈlī-ə-ˌfī(-ə)l \

Definition of lyophile

1 : of or relating to freeze-drying
2 or lyophiled \ ˈlī-​ə-​ˌfī(-​ə)ld \ : obtained by freeze-drying

First Known Use of lyophile

1934, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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lyophile

adjective
lyo·​phile | \ ˈlī-ə-ˌfīl \
variants: also lyophil \ -​ˌfil \

Medical Definition of lyophile

1 : lyophilic
2a : of or relating to freeze-drying
b or lyophiled \ -​ˌfīld \ : obtained by freeze-drying

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