oxyphilic

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adjective oxy·phil·ic \ˌäk-si-ˈfi-lik\

Definition of oxyphilic

Origin and Etymology of oxyphilic

Greek oxys acidic + English -phil — more at oxygen


First Known Use: 1893


Medical Dictionary

oxyphilic

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adjective oxy·phil·ic \ˌäk-si-ˈfil-ik\
variants: also

oxyphil

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oxyphile

Medical Definition of oxyphilic


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