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One entry found for microscopic.
Main Entry: mi·cro·scop·ic
Pronunciation: secondarystressmimacr-krschwa-primarystressskäp-ik
Variant(s): also mi·cro·scop·i·cal /-primarystressskäp-i-kschwal/
Function: adjective
1 : of, relating to, or conducted with the microscope or microscopy <a microscopic examination>
2 : resembling a microscope : able to see very tiny objects <some insects have microscopic vision>
3 : able to be seen only through a microscope : very small <a microscopic plant>
- mi·cro·scop·i·cal·ly /-i-k(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb

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