Mallory's triple stain

noun
Mal·​lo·​ry's triple stain | \ ˈmal-(ə-)rēz- How to pronounce Mallory's triple stain (audio) \

Medical Definition of Mallory's triple stain

: a stain containing acid fuchsin, aniline blue, and orange G that is used especially for the study of connective tissue

called also Mallory's stain

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