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Definition of the noun achromatin

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noun - plural: achromatins

  1. the part of a cell nucleus that is relatively uncolored by stains or dyes

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  1. [biology] Tissue which is not stained by fluid dyes.

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Google previewZoological Record (1893)

The achromatin is the essential plasma. Two special seats of the aehromatin substance are the archoplasma and the endo-nucleolar substance.— Experimenta on function of nucleus ; CLARK (99).—Structure OE nucleos; 42 Gen. Sub. l.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Volume XIX (1890)

Now the two groups diverge, and in many cases a striated appearance of the achromatin substance between the two...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1888)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

the two groups diverge, and in many cases a striated appearance of the achromatin substance between the two groups of loops of chromatin is observable (H). In some cases (especially egg-cells) this striated arrangement of the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms, Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botony, Zoology, Anatomy, Cyctology, Embroyology, Physiology (1920)

by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

achromatin (äkrö'mätln) я. [Gk. a, without ; chroma, colour.] The non-staining ground substance and linin of the nucleus (cyt.). achromatinic ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biological Terms (1920)

achromatinic (äkrö'mätïn'îk) а. [Gk. a, without ; chroma, colour.] Perf. achromatin, or resembling achromatin in its properties (cyl.) вещим (äsîk'ülär) a. [L. шли/а, small needle] Like a needle in shape; sharp.pointed (00L). aciculum (äsîk'ülům) n .

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1903)

by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines

The other substance, which does not stain, or only under special conditions, is called achromatin or linin. The chromatin forms a honeycomb structure (by other authors regarded as a network or reticulum) filled with a nuclear fluid, bounded ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1916)

Containing achromatin. 3. Color-blind. achromatin (ah kro'mat-in) (Gr. a priv. + xpóua color]. The faintly staining groundwork of the cell-nucleus. achromatism ( ah-kro'mat-izm). The absence or correction of chromatic aberration; the condition of ...

Google previewThe new Werner twentieth century edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1907)

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Now the two groups diverge, and in many cases a striated appearance of the achromatin substance between the two...

Google previewAppleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)

by Caroline Wormeley Latimer

Pertaining to a non-stainable substance ( achromatin) of the nucleus of a cell. a. sensation. A term used to designate the white, black ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

achromatin Cell Biology, the part of a cell nucleus that does not stain with alkaline dyes. achromatism the quality or fact of being achromatic; a lack of color. Also, achromaticity. Achromatium Bacteriology, a genus of aerobic, ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

3ravit wif Achromatin. The substance in the nucleus of a cell prior to division. 3RRR, 3RRT Achromatism. An absence of colour. Huffs.

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health (1999)

by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli

achromatin That portion of the nucleus of a cell which is not stainable. achromatopsia Complete color blindness. achromatous Having no color; of a lighter color than is usual or normal. ACI American Concrete ...

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