Hermann's fluid

noun Her·mann's fluid \ˈhərmənz-, ˈherˌmänz-\

Definition of Hermann's fluid

  1. :  a fixing solution of platinic chloride, osmic acid, and acetic acid used in microscopy for cytological preparations

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Origin and Etymology of hermann's fluid

after Friedrich Hermann †1920 German anatomist

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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