Orthochromasy vs Metachromasia - What's the difference?

orthochromasy | metachromasia | Antonyms |

Orthochromasy is an antonym of metachromasia.


As a noun metachromasia is

a characteristic change in the colour of staining carried out in biological tissues, exhibited by certain aniline dyes when they bind to particular substances present in these tissues, called chromotropes.

orthochromasy

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Orthochromasy has no English definition. It may be misspelled.

English words similar to 'orthochromasy':

orthogonality, orthogonally, orthosexuality

metachromasia

English

Noun

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  • A characteristic change in the colour of staining carried out in biological tissues, exhibited by certain aniline dyes when they bind to particular substances present in these tissues, called chromotropes.
  • Synonyms

    * metachromasy

    Antonyms

    * orthochromasy