histochemistry

histochemistry

[his-tuh-kem-uh-stree]
noun
the branch of science dealing with the chemical components of cellular and subcellular tissue.

Origin:
1860–65; histo- + chemistry

histochemical [his-tuh-kem-i-kuhl] , adjective
histochemically, adverb
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histochemistry (ˌhɪstəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ)
 
n
the chemistry of tissues, such as liver and bone, often studied with the aid of a microscope
 
histo'chemical
 
adj

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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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