polychromatophil

noun
poly·​chro·​ma·​to·​phil | \ -krō-ˈmat-ə-ˌfil How to pronounce polychromatophil (audio) , -ˈkrō-mət-ə- How to pronounce polychromatophil (audio) \

Medical Definition of polychromatophil

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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

polychromatophil

adjective

Medical Definition of polychromatophil (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Polychromatophil.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/polychromatophil. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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