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 (trī′krō-măt′ĭk) also tri·chrome (trī′krōm′) or tri·chro·mic (trī-krō′mĭk)
1. Of, relating to, or having three colors, as in photography or printing.
2. Having perception of the three primary colors, as in normal human vision: trichromatic vision; a trichromatic individual.

tri·chro′ma·cy (trī-krō′mə-sē), tri·chro′ma·tism (-tĭz′əm) n.


(Colours) three-coloured
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Adj.1.trichrome - having or involving three colorstrichrome - having or involving three colors; "trichromatic vision"; "a trichromatic printing process"; "trichromatic staining is the staining of tissue samples differentially in three colors"; "tricolor plumage"; "a tricolor process in photography"
colored, coloured, colorful - having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination; "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"
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Above right: Trichrome, 2010 Acrylic paint on wood, 25.
All frozen sections were stained with hematoxylin/eosin and modified Gomori trichrome stains.
Five-micrometer thick sections were stained with Masson's trichrome.
Paraffin blocks were sectioned at 4-(xm thickness and stained with hematoxylin and eosin, Masson's trichrome for collagen, Von Gieson for elastin, and alcian blue (pH 2.
One particularly characteristic histological observation is "ragged red fibres'" under Gomori Trichrome staining.
Kidneys were fixed with 10% formalin, and tissue specimens were cut into 4-pm thick sections and stained with H&E, Prussian blue, or Masson trichrome by Reference Biolabs (Seoul, Korea).
At 14 and 28 days, the lungs were harvested and stained with H&E and Masson's trichrome.
The resulting H&E and trichrome slides were examined by two pathologists, who were blinded to the tissue sample origin.
Masson's trichrome staining was also done to assess the collagen formation.
Tissues were stained with hematoxylin and eosin (H&E), Masson's trichrome, and Papanicolaou stains.
No cause for the diarrhea was found on fecal bacterial culture; examination for ova, cysts, and parasites; and modified trichrome staining for microsporidia (Table 2).
All samples were embedded in paraffin wax; thick sections were obtained and mounted, and the slides were stained with Cason's trichrome (11, 12).