intravital


in·tra·vi·tal

adjective \-ˈvī-təl\

Definition of INTRAVITAL

1
:  performed upon or found in a living subject
2
:  having or utilizing the property of staining cells within a living body — compare supravital
in·tra·vi·tal·ly \-təl-ē\ adverb

Origin of INTRAVITAL

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1890

Rhymes with INTRAVITAL

in·tra·vi·tal

adjective \-ˈvīt-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INTRAVITAL

1
: performed upon or found in a living subject
2
: having or utilizing the property of staining cells without killing them—compare supravital
in·tra·vi·tal·ly \-əl-ē\ adverb

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