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acidophilic

Pronunciation: as′i-dō-fil′ik, ă-sid′ō-fil-ik

Definition: Having an affinity for acid dyes; denoting a cell or tissue element that stains with an acid dye, such as eosin.

Synonym(s): oxychromatic

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