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chromophilia

[kroh-muh-fil-ee-uh, -feel-yuh]
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noun Histology.
  1. the property of staining readily.
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Origin of chromophilia

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chromophilia in Medicine

chromophilia

(krō′mə-fĭlē-ə, -fēlyə)
n.
  1. The property possessed by most cells of staining readily with appropriate dyes.
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