- See under stain.
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stain — 1. To discolor. 2. To color; to dye. 3. A discoloration. 4. A dye used in histologic and bacteriologic technique. 5. A procedure in which a dye or combination of dyes and reagents is used to color the constituents of cells and tissues. For… … Medical dictionary
Conn — Harold J., U.S. microbiologist, 1886–1975. See Hucker C. stain. Jerome, U.S. physician, *1907. See C. syndrome … Medical dictionary