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basophil

bas·o·phil [or] bas·o·phile

basophil [or] basophile

 
pronunciation:
beI s fihl
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part of speech: noun
definition: a tissue, substance, or cell, esp. a white blood cell, that readily takes on basic dyes.
derivation: basophilic (adj.)
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