Acidophil Definition

əsidəfil
noun
A cell, substance, or tissue easily stained by acid dyes, as any of the alpha cells in the anterior pituitary.
Webster's New World
An organism that has an affinity for and grows well in an acid environment.
Webster's New World

(immunology) Less common term for an eosinophil.

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Synonyms:
acidophile

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Singular:
acidophil
Plural:
acidophils

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