Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

polychromatophilia

polychromatophilia in Medicine

polychromatophilia pol·y·chro·mat·o·phil·i·a (pŏl'emacron;-krō-māt'ə-fĭl'ē-ə, -krō'mə-tə-) or pol·y·chro·mo·phil·i·a (krō'mə-fĭl'ē-ə)
n.
Affinity for more than one type of stain, especially for both basic and acid stains. Also called polychromasia.


pol'y·chro·mat'o·phil'ic (fĭl'ĭk)
pol'y·chro·mat'o·phile' (fīl') adj.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for polychromatophilia
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Nearby words for polychromatophilia

Word Value for polychromatophilia

0
38
Scrabble Words With Friends