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histochemistry

[his-tuh-kem-uh-stree] /ˌhɪs təˈkɛm ə stri/
noun
1.
the branch of science dealing with the chemical components of cellular and subcellular tissue.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; histo- + chemistry
Related forms
histochemical
[his-tuh-kem-i-kuh l] /ˌhɪs təˈkɛm ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
histochemically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for histochemical

histochemistry

/ˌhɪstəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ/
noun
1.
the chemistry of tissues, such as liver and bone, often studied with the aid of a microscope
Derived Forms
histochemical, adjective
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histochemical in Medicine

histochemistry his·to·chem·is·try (hĭs'tō-kěm'ĭ-strē)
n.
The branch of science that deals with the chemical composition of the cells and tissues of the body.

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