multiple stain n.
A mixture of several dyes, each having an independent selective action on one or more portions of the tissue specimen.
noun, Astronomy. 1. three or more stars lying close together in the celestial sphere and usually united in a single gravitational system. noun 1. a system of three or more stars associated by gravitation See also binary star multiple star A system of three or more stars that are bound together by gravity and orbit […]
- Multiple symmetric lipomatosis
multiple symmetric lipomatosis n. The accumulation and progressive enlargement of collections of adipose tissue in the subcutaneous tissue of the head, neck, upper trunk, and upper portions of the upper extremities.
[muhl-tuh-plet, -plit] /ˈmʌl təˌplɛt, -plɪt/ noun, Physics. 1. a group of several related spectral lines, usually of nearly the same wavelengths. /ˈmʌltɪˌplɛt; -plɪt/ noun (physics) 1. a set of closely spaced lines in a spectrum, resulting from small differences between the energy levels of atoms or molecules 2. a group of related elementary particles that […]
- Multiple-unit car
[muhl-tuh-puh l-yoo-nit] /ˈmʌl tə pəlˈyu nɪt/ noun 1. a self-propelled railroad car, generally used in commuting service, equipped so that a train of such cars can be operated from any one of them.