Definition of immunohistochemistry in English:

immunohistochemistry

noun

Biology Medicine
  • The application of immunological methods (such as immunofluorescence, immunoperoxidase, etc.) in histochemistry; the study of the constituents of tissues and cells using such methods. Also: the immunohistochemical characteristics of a cell or tissue type, cellular constituent, etc.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Journal of Cell Biology. From immuno- + histochemistry, after immunohistochemical.

Pronunciation

immunohistochemistry

/ˌɪmjʊnəʊˌhɪstəʊˈkɛmɪstri//ɪˌmjuːnəʊˌhɪstəʊˈkɛmɪstri/