chromopexy


chromopexy
chro·mo·pexy (kroґmo-pek″se) [chromo- + -pexy] the fixation of pigment, a term applied especially to the function of the liver in forming bilirubin. chromopectic adj

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  • chromopexy — chro·mo·pexy …   English syllables

  • chromopexy — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at chromo + ˌpeksē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chrom + pexy : the capacity of certain living cells to take up and store dyes …   Useful english dictionary