chromophilia

[kroh-muh-fil-ee-uh, -feel-yuh]

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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