the chief phagocytic leukocyte; stains with either basic or acid dyes
Such a cell, especially a white blood cell.
Of a cell: being more easily or more fully stained by neutral dyes than by acidic or alkaline (basic) ones.
Origin: From Neutrophil, from neutro- + -phil.
Granular leukocytes having a nucleus with three to five lobes connected by slender threads of chromatin, and cytoplasm containing fine inconspicuous granules and stainable by neutral dyes.
The numerical value of neutrophil in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of neutrophil in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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