|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|
histology his·tol·o·gy (hĭ-stŏl'ə-jē)
The science concerned with the minute structure of tissues and organs in relation to their function. Also called microanatomy.
|histology (hĭ-stŏl'ə-jē) Pronunciation Key
The scientific study of the microscopic structure of plant and animal tissues.