Babès-Ernst body

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Babès-Ernst body Ba·bès-Ernst body (bä'bāz-ûrnst', -ěrnst', bä'bāsh-)
n.
An intracellular granule present in many species of bacteria, possessing a strong affinity for nuclear stains.

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