Definition of histology in English:



mass nounBiology
  • The study of the microscopic structure of tissues.

    • ‘The tumour was debulked using a microdebrider with a suction-trap to collect all the tissue for histology.’
    • ‘Conventional histology validates the structures illustrated in the MPM images.’
    • ‘The edge of a lesion should be biopsied and tissue submitted for histology and culture.’
    • ‘Chromium dosage at quite high levels in animal studies showed no disturbance in liver and kidney function or tissue histology.’
    • ‘Nonetheless, over the last three decades a number of studies have explored their ecology, histology and physiology.’