amphophilic, amphophilous


amphophilic, amphophilous
SYN: amphophil (1).

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  • amphophilic — am·pho·phil·ic .am(p) fə fil ik also am·pho·phil am(p) fə .fil or am·phoph·i·lous am fäf ə ləs adj staining with both acid and basic dyes: NEUTROPHIL <amphophilic cytoplasm> * * * am·pho·phil·ic (am fo filґik) [ampho + philic] stainable… …   Medical dictionary

  • amphophilous — am·phoph·i·lous (am fofґĭ ləs) amphophilic …   Medical dictionary

  • amphophilous — adjective see amphophilic …   Useful english dictionary

  • amphophil, amphophile — 1. Having an affinity both for acid and for basic dyes. SYN: amphophilic, amphophilous. 2. A cell that stains readily with either acid or basic dyes. SYN: amphochromatophil, amphochromatophile, amphocyte. SYN: amphochromophil, amphochromophile.… …   Medical dictionary


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