monochromatophil

[ mŏn′ə-krō-mătə-fĭl ]

adj.

Staining readily with only one kind of dye.

n.

A cell or tissue staining readily with only one kind of dye.

Nearby words

  1. monochroic,
  2. monochromat,
  3. monochromatic,
  4. monochromatic aberration,
  5. monochromatism,
  6. monochromator,
  7. monochrome,
  8. monocle,
  9. monoclinal,
  10. monocline


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