biphenotypy

[ bī-fēnə-tĭp′ē ]

n.

The appearance in one cell type of distinguishing characteristics of other cell types, as in certain leukemias.

Nearby words

  1. bipennate,
  2. bipenniform,
  3. bipetalous,
  4. biphasic,
  5. biphasic pill,
  6. biphenyl,
  7. biphetamine,
  8. bipinnaria,
  9. bipinnate,
  10. biplane

Related formsbi•phe′no•typic adj.


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