refractile

[ri-frak-tl, -tahyl]
adjective
refractive ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1840–50; refract + -ile

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refractile

adjective
of or relating to or capable of refraction; "the refractive characteristics of the eye" [syn: refractive
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Example sentences
The nucleus exhibits an intranuclear network and one or two refractile nucleoli.
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