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destain

[dee-steyn] /diˈsteɪn/
verb (used with object), Histology
1.
to remove stain (from a specimen) to enhance visibility and contrast of parts.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; de- + stain
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Examples for destain
  • Compounds used to wash and destain shell eggs are potential food additives.

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