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achromatophil
medical dictionary

1. Not being coloured by the histologic or bacteriologic stains.

Synonyms: achromophilic, achromophilous.

2. A cell or tissue that cannot be stained in the usual way.

Synonyms: achromophil.

Origin: G. A-priv. + chroma, colour, + philos, fond

(05 Mar 2000)