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Medical Term:

hemoglobinophilic

Pronunciation: he'mo-glo'bi-no-fil'ik

Definition: Denoting certain microorganisms that cannot be cultured except in the presence of hemoglobin.

[hemoglobin + G. phileo, to love]

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