cyanophil

[ sī-ănə-fĭl′, sīə-nō-fĭl′ ]

n.

A cell or tissue element that is capable of being colored by a blue stain.

Nearby words

  1. cyanogenetic,
  2. cyanogenic,
  3. cyanoguanidine,
  4. cyanohydrin,
  5. cyanometer,
  6. cyanophilous,
  7. cyanophyta,
  8. cyanophyte,
  9. cyanoplatinite,
  10. cyanopsia


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