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hyperchromatic

Pronunciation: hi'per-kro-mat'ik

Definition:

  1. Abnormally highly colored, excessively stained, or overpigmented.
  2. Showing increased chromatin.

Synonym(s): hyperchromic1

[hyper- + G. chroma, color]

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