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  • n. Any organism that thrives in a relatively neutral pH

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In histology and bacteriology, staining with dyes of neutral reaction.
  • n. A leucocyte, or colorless blood-corpuscle, containing granules that stain in neutral dyes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the chief phagocytic leukocyte; stains with either basic or acid dyes


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