Borrel's blue

noun
Bor·​rel's blue | \ bəˈrelz-, bȯˈ- \

Definition of Borrel's blue

: a stain made by adding methylene blue to silver oxide and used in parasitology

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after Amédée Borrel

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“Borrel's blue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Borrel%27s%20blue. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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