destain

verb de·stain \ (ˌ)dē-ˈstān \

Definition of destain

: to selectively remove stain from (a specimen for microscopic study)

First Known Use of destain

1927

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destain

transitive verb de·stain \ (ˈ)dē-ˈstān \

medical Definition of destain

: to selectively remove stain from (a specimen for microscopic study)

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