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that department of anatomy dealing with the minute structure, composition, and function of tissues. adj., adj histolog´ic, histolog´ical.
pathologic histology the science of diseased tissues.
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The science or study dealing with the cytologic and histologic structure of abnormal or diseased tissue.
Synonym(s): pathologic histology
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The study of the microscopic structure of tissue. histological (his?to-loj'i-kal), adjective
The microscopic study of healthy tissue.
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