Definition of cresyl in English:
noun[as modifier] Chemistry
Of or denoting a radical —OC6H4CH3, derived from a cresol.
- Fluorescence quantum yields were determined relative to cresyl violet in methanol.
- Because of their RNA content, they can be stained with nuclear dyes such as brilliant cresyl blue; the RNA will appear as a reticular network, hence the name reticulocyte.
- Adjacent sections were stained with 0.5 per cent cresyl violet to localize the gray and white matter.
Definition of cresyl in:
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