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Related to eosinophilic lung disease: Pulmonary eosinophilia

e·o·sin·o·phil·ic

 (ē′ə-sĭn′ə-fĭl′ĭk)
adj.
1. Easily stained by eosin or other acid dyes. Used of a cell or cell structure.
2. Of or relating to eosinophils.

e•o•sin•o•phil•ic

(ˌi əˌsɪn əˈfɪl ɪk)

also e•o•si•noph•i•lous

(-sɪˈnɒf ə ləs)

eosinophil,



adj.
having an affinity for eosin and other acid dyes; acidophilic.
[1895–1900]
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Adj.1.eosinophilic - of or relating to eosinophil
Translations

e·o·sin·o·phil·ic

a. eosinófilo-a, que tiene afinidad con o por la eosina.
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