Definition of histochemical in English:

histochemical

adjective

  • See histochemistry

    • ‘The anatomic location was confirmed in all cases with histochemical staining for collagen and elastica.’
    • ‘To test for such effects in our transformed lines, we performed histochemical staining of ADH activity in dissected larval tissues.’
    • ‘PTA is a specific histochemical stain for proteins, indicating the glycoprotein nature of these zones.’
    • ‘ADH histochemical staining was performed on tissues of at least 10 individuals of 4-day-old adults as described.’
    • ‘In the 1960s, pathologists relied on morphology, histochemical assays, and enzyme assays for diagnosis.’

Pronunciation

histochemical

/-ˈkemikəl/