Levaditi stain

noun
Lev·​a·​di·​ti stain
variants: or Levaditi's stain \ ˌlev-​ə-​ˈdē-​ˌtē(z)-​ How to pronounce Levaditi's stain (audio) \

Medical Definition of Levaditi stain

: a silver nitrate stain used to demonstrate in section the spirochete of the genus Treponema (T. pallidum) that causes syphilis

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