polychromatophil

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

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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