fluorescent microscope

n.

A microscope fitted with a source of ultraviolet radiation to aid in the detection and examination of fluorescent specimens.

Nearby words

  1. fluorescence-activated cell sorter,
  2. fluorescent,
  3. fluorescent antibody technique,
  4. fluorescent antinuclear antibody test,
  5. fluorescent lamp,
  6. fluorescent screen,
  7. fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test,
  8. fluoric,
  9. fluoridate,
  10. fluoridation


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