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basophilic

 [ba″so-fil´ik]
1. staining readily with basic dyes.
2. pertaining to basophils.
3. pertaining to or characterized by basophilia.

ba·so·phil·ic

(bā'sō-fil'ik),
Denoting tissue components having an affinity for basic dyes.
Synonym(s): basophil (2) , basophile

basophilic

(bā′sə-fĭl′ĭk, -zə-) also

basophilous

(bə-sŏf′ə-ləs)
adj.
Relating to tissue components that stain readily with basic dyes.

basophilic

adjective Referring to basophilia.

ba·so·phil·ic

(bā'sō-fil'ik)
Denoting tissue components having an affinity for basic dyes.
Synonym(s): basophil (2) , basophile.

basophilic

Staining readily with basic dyes.
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Leon: Cabrillanes, Torre de Babia, Picos Albos, 29TQH3365, chionophilous basophilous grasslands (Armerion cantabricae), 2100 m asl, 16-VII-2002, E.
2002, Sideritido-Arenarion; MUCINA & al., in press.) due to its higher proportion of basophilous than silicicolous species, taking also into account some data on soils (Ca: 38.86 cmol/Kg, pH ([H.sub.2]): 6.59) typical of calcareous soils.
obtusatum, Fraxinus ornus, Cornus mas or Sesleria autumnalis both in the basiphilous and acidophilous beech woods (with high preference for the basophilous beech woods) would seem to justify the inclusion of these woodlands in a south-eastern European alliance such as Aremonio-Fagion.