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histochemistry

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

First recorded in 1860–65; histo- + chemistry
Related formshis·to·chem·i·cal [his-tuh-kem-i-kuh l] /ˌhɪs təˈkɛm ɪ kəl/, adjectivehis·to·chem·i·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for histochemistry

histochemistry

noun
  1. the chemistry of tissues, such as liver and bone, often studied with the aid of a microscope
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Derived Formshistochemical, adjective
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histochemistry in Medicine

histochemistry

(hĭs′tō-kĕmĭ-strē)
n.
  1. The branch of science that deals with the chemical composition of the cells and tissues of the body.
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