Definition of argyrophilia in English:

argyrophilia

noun

Biology
  • See argyrophilic

    • ‘Silver impregnations did not demonstrate argyrophilia or argentaffinity.’
    • ‘Because of the affinity of nerve cells and their processes for silver solutions (argyrophilia), silver impregnation methods are frequently used to demonstrate them.’
    • ‘The cytoplasmic granules showed argyrophilia on Grimelius staining.’