[ his-tuh-kem-uh-stree ]
/ ˌhɪs təˈkɛm ə stri /
the branch of science dealing with the chemical components of cellular and subcellular tissue.
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
/ (ˌhɪstəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ) /
the chemistry of tissues, such as liver and bone, often studied with the aid of a microscope
Derived Formshistochemical, adjective
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Medicine definitions for histochemistry
[ hĭs′tō-kĕm′ĭ-strē ]
The branch of science that deals with the chemical composition of the cells and tissues of the body.
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