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|etymology=Latin <i>acidus</i>, sour; Greek <i>philein</i>, to love
 
|etymology=Latin <i>acidus</i>, sour; Greek <i>philein</i>, to love

Revision as of 11:06, 10 September 2013

acidophilic also acidophilous (adjective; Latin acidus, sour; Greek philein, to love): 1. Tolerating acid; aciduric.

2. Staining readily in an acid stain