Definition of supravital in English:

supravital

adjective

  • Histology. Of a stain or staining process: used or performed on viable cells or tissue removed from a living or recently dead organism.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From supra- + vital.

Pronunciation

supravital

/ˌsuːprəˈvʌɪtl//ˌsjuːprəˈvʌɪtl/