staining

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  • Info Staining is an auxiliary technique used in microscopy to enhance contrast in the microscopic image. more...
  • So much so, that they would die before staining their reputation as soldiers.
  • Here we found two women at work staining a piece of cloth red. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
  • The flesh is bright yellow before staining blue where it has been cut.
  • It can be run on its own, or connected to a blood film making and staining unit.
  • Body-staining is usual with both men and women, who do it for themselves, or get others to help them. Cited from The Mafulu, by Robert W. Williamson
  • The tribe was known for painting or staining their lower legs a dark color.
  • However, the soldier is shot and killed, his blood staining the American flag.
  • Many different artists employed staining as the technique of choice to use in making their paintings.
  • But what a different staining was upon it this morning! Cited from Autobiography and Letters of Orville Dewey, D.D., by Orville Dewey
  • The staining of the face is usually of a simple character. Cited from The Mafulu, by Robert W. Williamson
  • Chromosomes are so named because of their ability to take up staining.
  • While in the room she drops the key, staining it with blood from the floor.
  • The flesh is white throughout and staining bright yellow in the base.
  • These discoveries were made possible by the development of new staining techniques which he helped to develop.
  • There is much danger of staining the conscience in affairs like these. Cited from The Parables of Our Lord, by William Arnot
  • The black stain is obtained in the same way as that used for face-staining. Cited from The Mafulu, by Robert W. Williamson
  • However, the super-soldier is killed, his blood staining the American flag.
  • Throughout the piece there is staining and some unraveling, particularly in one corner.
  • Later it was used as a method of staining glass.
  • Its use has become less common, because it can damage the wood surface, raising the grain and staining the colour.
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Root form of staining is stain for the verb.

Words starting with staining

Meaning of staining

  • noun (histology) the use of a dye to color specimens for microscopic study
  • noun The act of spotting or staining something
  • verb Color with a liquid dye or tint
    Stain this table a beautiful walnut color, people knew how to stain glass a beautiful blue in the middle ages
  • verb Produce or leave stains
    Red wine stains the table cloth
  • verb Color for microscopic study
    The laboratory worker dyed the specimen