Definition of Acidophilic in English :

Define Acidophilic in English

Acidophilic meaning in English

Meaning of Acidophilic in English

Pronunciation of Acidophilic in English

Acidophilic pronunciation in English

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see synonyms of acidophilic


1. acidophilic, acidophilous, aciduric

especially of some bacteria; growing well in an acid medium

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see synonyms of acidophilic
1. biology
easily stained with acid dyes
2.  a variant form of acidophilous

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see synonyms of acidophilic
1. Growing well in an acid medium: acidophilic bacteria.
2. Easily stained with acid dyes: an acidophilic cell.

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