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hy·per·chro·mat·ic

(hī'pĕr-krō-mat'ik),
1. Abnormally highly colored, excessively stained, or overpigmented. Synonym(s): hyperchromic (1)
2. Showing increased chromatin.
[hyper- + G. chrōma, color]

hyperchromatic

See hyperchromia.

hyperchromatic

1. Dark.
2. Referring to ↑ chromatin.

hy·per·chro·mat·ic

(hī'pĕr-krō-mat'ik)
1. Abnormally highly colored, excessively stained, or overpigmented.
Synonym(s): hyperchromic (1) .
2. Showing increased chromatin.
[hyper- + G. chrōma, color]

hyperchromatic

Of increased density of histological staining.
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