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Histologic \His`to*log"ic\, Histological \His`to*log"ic*al\ a. (Biol.) Pertaining to histology, or to the microscopic structure of the tissues of living organisms. -- His`to*log"ic*al*ly, adv.


a. Of or pertaining to histology.


adj. of or relating to histology [syn: histological]

Usage examples of "histologic".

He also saw that on microscopic section there had been evidence of histologic damage to the nerve cells of the dorsal root ganglia as well as to the cardiac muscle.

A histologic examination showed the sarcomatous nature of the various growths.

Every one of these spleens had a capsule, was covered by peritoneum, and exhibited the histologic appearance of splenic tissue.