Definition of neutrophilic in English:

neutrophilic

Line breaks: neu¦tro|phil¦ic

adjective

Physiology
  • (Of a cell or its contents) readily stained only by neutral dyes.
    More example sentences
    • Absolute cell counts of macrophages, lymphocytes, and eosinophilic and neutrophilic granulocytes were calculated.
    • Histological findings include cellular infiltration with mixed round cells, neutrophilic in majority and disorganization of crypts with branching and dilatation.
    • Peripheral blood eosinophil and neutrophilic percentages were measured by standard automated cell counter.

Origin

late 19th century: from neutral + -philic (see -philia).

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