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Synonyms for stain

Synonyms for stain

to soil with foreign matter

to impart color to

a discolored mark made by smearing

a mark of discredit or disgrace

something that imparts color

Synonyms for stain

(microscopy) a dye or other coloring material that is used in microscopy to make structures visible

the state of being covered with unclean things

a symbol of disgrace or infamy

an act that brings discredit to the person who does it

color with a liquid dye or tint

produce or leave stains

make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air

color for microscopic study

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manufacturing operation for the key OraScan component, the concentrated metachromatic stain toluidine blue.
NASDAQ: ZILA)) today reported it has purchased equipment and contracted for the manufacture of the metachromatic stain toluidine blue in the United States, to support worldwide sales of the company's oral cancer diagnostic aid, OraScan(TM).