progressive staining

n.

A procedure in which stain is applied until the desired intensity of tissue coloration is attained.

Nearby words

  1. progressive muscular atrophy,
  2. progressive ophthalmoplegia,
  3. progressive participle,
  4. progressive party,
  5. progressive pigmentary dermatosis,
  6. progressive systemic sclerosis,
  7. progressive tax,
  8. progressive vaccinia,
  9. progressive-resistance exercise,
  10. progressively


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