chromatophil


chromatophil
1. SYN: chromophilic. 2. SYN: chromophil (2). 3. SYN: chromaffin.

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chromatophil, chromatophile var of CHROMOPHIL

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chro·ma·to·phil (kro-matґo-fil″) a cell or element that stains easily.

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  • chromatophil — chromatophil; poly·chromatophil; …   English syllables

  • chromatophil —   [k ], leicht färbbar (besonders Textilien). * * * chro|ma|to|phil <Adj.> [zu griech. phileĩn = lieben] (Fachspr.): leicht färbbar: e Textilfasern …   Universal-Lexikon

  • chromatophil — /kreuh mat euh fil, kroh meuh teuh /, Histol. adj. 1. Also, chromatophilic, chromatophilous /kroh meuh tof euh leuhs/. chromophil (def. 1). n. 2. chromophil (def. 2). Also, chromatophile /kroh meuh teuh fuyl , fil, kroh mat euh , kreuh /.… …   Universalium

  • chromatophil — chromato|phi̱l [zu ↑chromo... u. gr. ϕιλος = lieb; Freund]: leicht färbbar (von Zellen bzw. Zellkernen; Biol.) …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • chromatophil — chro|ma|to|phil <zu ↑...phil> leicht färbbar (bes. von Textilfasern) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • chromatophil — adj. (Biology) absorbs dye (about a substance, cell or tissue) n. (Biology) absorber of dye (about a substance, cell, or tissue) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chromatophil — chro•mat•o•phil [[t]krəˈmæt ə fɪl[/t]] adj. n. lab chromophil …   From formal English to slang

  • chromatophil — or chromatophile variant of chromophil * * * /kreuh mat euh fil, kroh meuh teuh /, Histol. adj. 1. Also, chromatophilic, chromatophilous /kroh meuh tof euh leuhs/. chromophil (def. 1). n. 2. chromophil (def. 2). Also …   Useful english dictionary

  • chromophil — /kroh meuh fil/, Histol. adj. 1. Also, chromophilic, chromophilous /kroh mof euh leuhs/, chromatophilic, chromatophilous. staining readily. n. 2. a chromophil cell, tissue, or substance. Also, chromophile /kroh meuh fuyl , fil/, chromatophil,… …   Universalium

  • chromaffin — Giving a brownish yellow reaction with chromic salts; denoting certain cells in the medulla of the adrenal glands and in paraganglia. SYN: chromaphil, chromatophil (3), chromophil (3), chromophile, pheochrome (1). [chrom + L. affinis, affinity] * …   Medical dictionary