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fluorochrome

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noun fluo·ro·chrome \ˈflu̇r-ə-ˌkrōm, ˌflȯr-\

Definition of fluorochrome

  1. :  any of various fluorescent substances used in biological staining to produce fluorescence in a specimen



1943

First Known Use of fluorochrome

1943


Medical Dictionary

fluorochrome

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noun flu·o·ro·chrome \ˈflu̇(-ə)r-ə-ˌkrōm\

Medical Definition of fluorochrome

  1. :  any of various fluorescent substances used in biological staining to produce fluorescence in a specimen




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