fluorochrome

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

Definition of fluorochrome

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

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1943

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fluorochrome

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

medical Definition of fluorochrome

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

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