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shadowing

[ shad-oh-ing ]
/ ˈʃæd oʊ ɪŋ /
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noun Cytology, Histology.

a method of enhancing the visibility of the surface features of a specimen for electron microscopic viewing by spraying it from one side with a coating of metal atoms.

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Origin of shadowing

OTHER WORDS FROM shadowing

self-shad·ow·ing, adjective
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