histopathology

noun
his·​to·​pa·​thol·​o·​gy | \ ˌhi-stō-pə-ˈthä-lə-jē How to pronounce histopathology (audio) , -pa- \

Definition of histopathology

1 : a branch of pathology concerned with the tissue changes characteristic of disease
2 : the tissue changes that affect a part or accompany a disease

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Other Words from histopathology

histopathologic \ ˌhi-​stō-​ˌpa-​thə-​ˈlä-​jik How to pronounce histopathology (audio) \ or histopathological \ ˌhi-​stō-​ˌpa-​thə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl How to pronounce histopathology (audio) \ adjective
histopathologically \ ˌhi-​stō-​ˌpa-​thə-​ˈlä-​ji-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce histopathology (audio) \ adverb
histopathologist \ ˌhi-​stō-​pə-​ˈthä-​lə-​jist How to pronounce histopathology (audio) , -​pa-​ \ noun

Examples of histopathology in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web No evidence of trauma, infectious disease, or any struggling was reported in histopathology report. Matt Rocheleau, BostonGlobe.com, "The details of 40 animal deaths, injuries, losses aboard US airlines," 15 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of histopathology

1896, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Histopathology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/histopathology. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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histopathology

noun
his·​to·​pa·​thol·​o·​gy | \ ˌhis-tō-pə-ˈthäl-ə-jē, -pa- How to pronounce histopathology (audio) \
plural histopathologies

Medical Definition of histopathology

1 : a branch of pathology concerned with the tissue changes characteristic of disease
2 : the tissue changes that affect a part or accompany a disease

Other Words from histopathology

histopathologic \ -​ˌpath-​ə-​ˈläj-​ik How to pronounce histopathology (audio) \ or histopathological \ -​i-​kəl How to pronounce histopathology (audio) \ adjective
histopathologically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce histopathology (audio) \ adverb

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