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Pronunciation: su-dan'o-fil'e-a


  1. Affinity for an oil-soluble or Sudan dye.
  2. A condition in which leukocytes contain minute fat droplets that take a brilliant red stain when treated with 0.2% Sudan III and 0.1% cresyl blue in absolute alcohol.

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