Histological



[hi-stol-uh-jee] /hɪˈstɒl ə dʒi/

noun
1.
the branch of biology dealing with the study of tissues.
2.
the structure, especially the microscopic structure, of organic tissues.
/hɪˈstɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the study, esp the microscopic study, of the tissues of an animal or plant
2.
the structure of a tissue or organ
n.

“study of organic tissues,” 1847, from histo- + -ology.

histology his·tol·o·gy (hĭ-stŏl’ə-jē)
n.
The science concerned with the minute structure of tissues and organs in relation to their function. Also called microanatomy.
his’to·log’i·cal (hĭs’tə-lŏj’ĭ-kəl) or his’to·log’ic adj.
his·tol’o·gist n.
histology
(hĭ-stŏl’ə-jē)
The scientific study of the microscopic structure of plant and animal tissues.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Histologic accommodation

    histologic accommodation n. Change in the shape of cells to meet altered physical conditions.

  • Hit-man

    noun, Slang. 1. a hired killer, especially a professional killer from the underworld. 2. (def 3). noun 1. (slang) a hired assassin, esp one employed by gangsters noun phrase An assassin, esp a professional killer; hired gun, mechanic: Like every professional hit man I’ve ever known, I’ve always used a gun/ A State Police detective, […]



  • Hit me

    interjection

  • Hit on all cylinders

    see: fire on all cylinders



Disclaimer: Histological definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.