lyophile

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

Definition of lyophile

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

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lyophile

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

medical Definition of lyophile

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

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