silver protein stain

n.

A silver protein complex used in staining nerve fibers, nerve endings, and flagellate protozoa.

Nearby words

  1. silver perch,
  2. silver plate,
  3. silver point,
  4. silver poplar,
  5. silver protein,
  6. silver salmon,
  7. silver screen,
  8. silver service,
  9. silver spoon,
  10. silver spring


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