histology histology  /hɪ ˈstɑ lə dʒi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of biology that studies the microscopic structure of animal or plant tissues

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Usage(s):

  1. A barber of standards, it was pointed out, would necessarily have studied hygiene, bacteriology, histology of the hair, skin, nails, muscles, and nerves.
  2. To master histology he listens to classmates' descriptions of cells seen through a microscope.
  3. He never paid a cent for this treatment including radiology, pathology, histology and hosptial stays.

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  1. "These OS results are consistent with the previously reported PFS findings in both the ITT population and patients with non-squamous histology, which gives us additional confidence in the strength of the signal in this trial," said Glenn...
    on Jun 5, 2010 By: Glenn Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  2. "We are going to try to figure out how old the animal was when it died by using histology, the study of the microscopic structure of fossil remains," said Horner, the museum's curator of paleontology. "The specimen contains several...
    on Apr 7, 2006 By: Jack Horner Source: CBS News

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