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histopathology

[his-toh-puh-thol-uh-jee] /ˌhɪs toʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the science dealing with the histological structure of abnormal or diseased tissue; pathological histology.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; histo- + pathology
Related forms
histopathologic
[his-tuh-path-uh-loj-ik] /ˌhɪs təˌpæθ əˈlɒdʒ ɪk/ (Show IPA),
histopathological, adjective
histopathologist, noun
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  • histopathology, the microscopic study of diseased tissue, is more art than science.
British Dictionary definitions for histopathology

histopathology

/ˌhɪstəʊpəˈθɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the study of the microscopic structure of diseased tissues
Derived Forms
histopathological (ˌhɪstəʊˌpæθəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
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histopathology in Medicine

histopathology his·to·pa·thol·o·gy (hĭs'tō-pə-thŏl'ə-jē, -pā-)
n.
The science concerned with the cytologic and histologic structure of abnormal or diseased tissue.

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