achromatophilia


achromatophilia
A condition of being refractory to staining processes.

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achro·ma·to·phil·ia (ə-kro″mə-to-filґe-ə) the property of resisting the coloring action of stains.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • achromatophilia — /ay kreuh mat euh fil ee euh, feel yeuh, ak reuh , ay kroh meuh teuh /, n. Biol. the property of having little or no affinity for stains. [ACHROMATOPHIL + IA] * * * …   Universalium

  • achromatophilia — achro·ma·to·phil·ia …   English syllables

  • achromatophilia — |āˌkrōməd.əˈfilēə, aˌk ; |ākrōˌmad.ə , ˌak noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from achromat + philia biology : the property of having no affinity for stains * * * /ay kreuh mat euh fil ee euh, feel yeuh, ak reuh , ay kroh meuh teuh /, n. Biol. the… …   Useful english dictionary

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