double stain

n.

A mixture of two dyes, each of which stains different portions of a tissue or cell.

Nearby words

  1. double sculls,
  2. double sharp,
  3. double solitaire,
  4. double spanish burton,
  5. double spread,
  6. double standard,
  7. double standard of sexual behavior,
  8. double star,
  9. double steal,
  10. double stop


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