histochemistry

noun
his·to·chem·is·try | \ˌhi-stō-ˈke-mə-strē \

Definition of histochemistry 

: a science that combines the techniques of biochemistry and histology in the study of the chemical constitution of cells and tissues

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histochemical \ˌhi-stō-ˈke-mi-kəl \ adjective
histochemically \ˌhi-stō-ˈke-mi-k(ə-)lē \ adverb

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circa 1860, in the meaning defined above

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histochemistry

noun
his·to·chem·is·try | \-ˈkem-ə-strē \
plural histochemistries

Medical Definition of histochemistry 

: a science that combines the techniques of biochemistry and histology in the study of the chemical constitution of cells and tissues

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