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chromatophil

[kruh-mat-uh-fil, kroh-muh-tuh-]Histology
adjective
  1. Also chro·mat·o·phil·ic, chro·ma·toph·i·lous [kroh-muh-tof-uh-luh s] /ˌkroʊ məˈtɒf ə ləs/. chromophil(def 1).
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noun
  1. chromophil(def 2).
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Also chro·ma·to·phile [kroh-muh-tuh-fahyl, -fil, kroh-mat-uh-, kruh-] /ˈkroʊ mə təˌfaɪl, -fɪl, kroʊˈmæt ə-, krə-/.

Origin of chromatophil

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chromatophil in Medicine

chromatophil

(krō-mătə-fĭl′, krōmə-tō-)
n.
  1. Variant ofchromophil
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