perichrome

[pĕrĭ-krōm′]

adj.

Of or being a nerve cell in which the chromophil substance is scattered throughout the cytoplasm.

Nearby words

  1. perichaetial,
  2. pericholangitis,
  3. perichondral bone,
  4. perichondritis,
  5. perichondrium,
  6. periclase,
  7. periclean,
  8. pericles,
  9. periclinal,
  10. pericline


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