Definition of acidophil in English:

acidophil

Line breaks: acido|phil
Pronunciation: /əˈsɪdə(ʊ)fɪl
 
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noun

Physiology
An acidophilic white blood cell.
More example sentences
  • Ehrlich had made a clear distinction between acidophil and basophil leukocytes.
  • No definite correlation was found between the number of acidophil bodies and grade or stage in this sample.
  • The cytoplasm of acidophils stain bright red, basophils deep blue, and chromophobes gray.

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