chromaphil


chromaphil
chro·ma·phil

English syllables. 2014.

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  • chromaphil — SYN: chromaffin. * * * chro·ma·phil krō mə .fil adj CHROMAFFIN <chromaphil tissue> …   Medical dictionary

  • chromaphil — see chromaffin …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • chromaphil — ˈkrōməˌfil adjective Etymology: Greek chrōma color + English phil : chromaffin …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of human anatomical features — The major systems of the human body are:*Cardiovascular system: the blood circulation with heart, arteries and veins *Digestive system: processing food with mouth, esophagus, stomach and intestines. *Endocrine system: communicating within the… …   Wikipedia

  • Paraganglia — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 277 GrayPage = 1277 Caption = Caption2 = Precursor = System = Artery = Vein = Nerve = Lymph = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = p 04 DorlandsSuf = 12611860 The paraganglia (or chromaffin… …   Wikipedia

  • chromaffin — Giving a brownish yellow reaction with chromic salts; denoting certain cells in the medulla of the adrenal glands and in paraganglia. SYN: chromaphil, chromatophil (3), chromophil (3), chromophile, pheochrome (1). [chrom + L. affinis, affinity] * …   Medical dictionary


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