histochemistry


histochemistry
noun the branch of science concerned with the chemical constituents of tissues and their study using stains, indicators, and microscopy.
Derivatives
histochemical adjective

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  • histochemistry — [his΄tō kem′is trē] n. the study of the chemical components of cells and tissues histochemical [his΄tō kem′i kəl] adj. histochemically adv …   English World dictionary

  • histochemistry — histochemija statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mokslas, tiriantis gyvųjų būtybių audinių chemines savybes. atitikmenys: angl. histochemistry rus. гистохимия …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • histochemistry — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1860 a science that combines the techniques of biochemistry and histology in the study of the chemical constitution of cells and tissues • histochemical adjective • histochemically… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • histochemistry — n. [Gr. histos, tissue; chemeia, transmutation] The microscopic study of the chemical characteristics of tissues …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • histochemistry — Study of the chemical composition of tissues by means of specific staining reactions …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • histochemistry — histochemical /his teuh kem i keuhl/, adj. histochemically, adv. /his teuh kem euh stree/, n. the branch of science dealing with the chemical components of cellular and subcellular tissue. [1860 65; HISTO + CHEMISTRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • histochemistry — noun The branch of histology dealing with the chemistry of cells and tissues …   Wiktionary

  • histochemistry — SYN: cytochemistry. * * * his·to·chem·is·try kem ə strē n, pl tries a science that combines the techniques of biochemistry and histology in the study of the chemical constitution of cells and tissues * * * n. the study of the identification and… …   Medical dictionary

  • histochemistry — n. scientific study of the chemical components of tissues …   English contemporary dictionary

  • histochemistry — his·to·chemistry …   English syllables