Definition of stainer in English:

stainer

noun

  • See stain

    • ‘Although water-based sealers and stainers are environmentally friendly, they do not apply well to wood.’
    • ‘A nation of snackers has become a nation of stainers.’
    • ‘Boucher grew up near the Hotel de Ville in Paris, in the Rue de Verrerie, which was, as its name suggests, a street inhabited mostly by stainers and other workers in glass.’
    • ‘However, because some automated stainers operate in a batch mode, it may not be possible to vary incubation times.’
    • ‘It is certainly our experience that the use of an automated stainer increases the reproducibility and reliability of a wide variety of immunohistochemical stains.’

Pronunciation

stainer

/ˈsteɪnə/