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polychromatophil

noun poly·chro·ma·to·phil \ -krō-ˈmat-ə-ˌfil , -ˈkrō-mət-ə- \

medical Definition of polychromatophil

: a young or degenerated red blood cell staining with both acid and basic dyes

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polychromatophil

adjective

medical Definition of polychromatophil

: exhibiting polychromatophilia; especially : staining with both acid and basic dyes

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