HyperDic: staining

English > 2 senses of the word staining:
NOUNactstaining(histology) the use of a dye to color specimens for microscopic study
actstaining, spotting, maculationthe act of spotting or staining something
staining > pronunciation
Soundsstey'nihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > staining: 2 senses > noun 1, act
Meaning(histology) the use of a dye to color specimens for microscopic study.
CategoryhistologyThe branch of biology that studies the microscopic structure of animal or plant tissues
NarrowerGram's method, Gram method, Gram's procedure, Gram's stain, Gram stainA staining technique used to classify bacteria
BroaderdyeingThe use of dye to change the color / color of something permanently
Spanishtinción
Catalantenyiment, tinció
Verbsstaincolor for microscopic study
English > staining: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of spotting or staining something.
Synonymsspotting, maculation
Broadersoiling, soilure, dirtyingThe act of soiling something
Spanishtinción
Catalanmaculació, tacada

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