intravital

adjective in·tra·vi·tal \ ˌin-trə-ˈvī-tᵊl , -(ˌ)trä- \

Definition of intravital

1 : performed upon or found in a living subject
2 : having or utilizing the property of staining cells within a living body — compare supravital

intravitally

play \ˌin-trə-ˈvī-tᵊl-ē, -(ˌ)trä-\ adverb

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intravital

adjective in·tra·vi·tal \ -ˈvīt-ᵊl \

medical Definition of intravital

1 : performed upon or found in a living subject
  • intravital microscopy
2 : having or utilizing the property of staining cells without killing them
  • intravital dyes
— compare supravital

intravitally

play \-ᵊl-ē\ adverb
    • intravitally stained

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