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basophilia

Syllabification: ba·so·phil·i·a
Pronunciation: /ˌbāsəˈfilēə/

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Definition of basophilia in English:

noun

1A tendency to stain readily with a basic dye.
2A condition of the blood marked by the formation and accumulation of an excess of basophil cells.

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