Medical Definition of Negative stain

1. Stain forming an opaque or coloured background against which the object to be demonstrated appears as a translucent or colourless area; in electron microscopy, an electron opaque material, such as phosphotungstic acid or sodium phosphotungstate, is used to give detail as to surface structure. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Negative Stain

negative pledge
negative pole
negative pressure
negative pressures
negative proof
negative proofs
negative regulation
negative reinforcement
negative reinforcer
negative reinforcing stimulus
negative scotoma
negative sense
negative side waterproofing
negative space
negative spaces
negative stain (current term)
negative staining
negative stimulation
negative stimulus
negative strand virus
negative stranded RNA virus
negative taxis
negative thermotaxis
negative transference
negative verb
negative verbs
negative zero
negatived
negatively
negatively bathmotropic

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