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Definition of the noun acidophil
What does acidophil mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acidophils
- an organism that thrives in a relatively acid environment
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- alternative spelling: acidophile
- more generic words: bacteria / bacterium = single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult
Alternative definition of the noun acidophil
- [immunology] Less common term for an eosinophil.
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Color Atlas and Text by Elliott R. Jacobson
Acidophil is a collective term used for leukocytes with prominent eosinophilic cytoplasmic granules and includes both heterophils and eosinophils (Montali, 1988). in some publications, reptilian acidophils are described as a single lineage and ...
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
acidophil. (acidophilic) adj. 1. (in histology) describing tissues, cells, ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
acidophil [ -sid'o-fil′′] 1.a histologicalstructure, cell, or other element staining readily withacid dyes. 2. two types of cells in the pars ...
by Donald Venes
acidophilic c. SEE: acidophil. acinar c. A cell present in the acinus of an acinous gland, e.g., of the pancreas.
acidophil g's 1. granules staining with acid dyes. 2. alpha g's (def. 3). acrosomal g. a large globule formed by the coalescence of proacrosomal granules, contained within a membrane-bounded acrosomal ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)
acidophil acinous adenocarcinoma the evaluation of genetic disorders known as mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS). acidophil/as′′idōfil, əsid′′əfil/ [L, acidus, acid + Gk, philein, to love], 1. a particular staining pattern of cells and tissues when ...
by Stanley Jablonski
A abnormal; abortion; absolute temperature; absorbance; acceptor; accommodation; acetone; acetum; achondroplasia; acid; acidophil, acidophilic; acromion; actin; Actinomyces; activity [radiation]; adenine; adenoma; adenosine; admittance; ...
Containing All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine and the Allied Sciences, with Their Proper Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition by George Milbry Gould, Richard John Ernst Scott
See c, acidophil, c.s, palatine, the cells formed by the junction of the palatine and ethmoid bones, c, parietal. Same as c, delmorphous. c, peptic. Same as c, adelomorphous, c, pigmented, one containing granules of pigment, c, pillar, a peculiar ...
acid-, a prefix meaning “sour, bitter, acid”: acidemia, acidophil. acidaemia. See acidemia. See also propionic acidaemia. acidalbumin, a substance formed by the action of mild acid solutions on albumin. Also called metaprotein.
A dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)
by George Milbry Gould
See C, Acidophil. C., Nuclear, a nucleated dendritic nerve-cell. C, Nucleated, a cell containing one or more nuclei. Syn., Karyota.
by Caroline Wormeley Latimer
acidophil (as-id'o-fil). Easily stained with acid dyes.
acidophil g's, granules staining with acid dyes. acrosomal g., a large globule contained within a membrane-bounded acrosomal vesicle, which enlarges further to become the core of the acrosome of a ...
acidophil g's. Same as alpha-g's. .. albuminous g's, granules seen in the cytoplasm of many normal cells, which optically disappear on the addition of acetic acid, but are not affected by ether or ...
Including Upwards of 38,000 Words and Many Useful Tables, Being a Supplement to "An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology, and Allied Sciences". by George Milbry Gould
See C, Acidophil. C, Nuclear, a nucleated dendritic nerve-cell. C, Nucleated, a cell containing one or more nuclei. Syn., Karyota.
Same as *acidophil. Special attention has been called by Rosin (24), to the micro -chemical differentiation of the constituents of the cell body, the Nissl bodies reacting to the basic dyes, while the ground substance is acidophilic in character.
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