immunostaining

noun

im·​mu·​no·​stain·​ing -ˌstā-niŋ How to pronounce immunostaining (audio)
: the staining of a specific substance by using an antibody against it which is complexed with a staining medium (as horseradish peroxidase)
immunostain transitive verb

Dictionary Entries Near immunostaining

Cite this Entry

“Immunostaining.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/immunostaining. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!


Challenging Words You Should Know

  • hedgehog reading a book
  • Often used to describe “the march of time,” what does inexorable mean?
Spell It

Hear a word and type it out. How many can you get right?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ