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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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In our recent study, we specifically emphasize the potential role of the Russell modification of the Movat pentachrome stain in the histochemical assessment of selective crystalline particles in lung tissue.
The modified Russell Movat pentachrome stain (MMPS) is an exceptional histochemical technique that highlights a number of tissue structural components in a single slide.
In summary, the modified Russell Movat pentachrome stain, in addition to its time-honored application in evaluating connective tissue, can be very useful in suggesting the identity of particulates, especially birefringent particles like MCC, in lung tissue.
For each case, sections stained with hematoxylin-eosin and either Verhoeff-van Gieson elastic stain or Movat pentachrome stain were examined.
It contained "jelly"-like contents that on microscopic examination were on the outer part of the artery wall; the contents were bluish by routine hematoxylin, phloxine, and saffron and Movat pentachrome stains (Figure 1; M indicates media; A, adventitial material).