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photomicrograph

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noun pho·to·mi·cro·graph \ˌfō-tə-ˈmī-krə-ˌgraf\

Definition of photomicrograph

  1. :  a photograph of a microscope image

pho·to·mi·cro·graph·ic play \-ˌmī-krə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective
pho·to·mi·crog·ra·phy play \-mī-ˈkrä-grə-fē\ noun


1858

First Known Use of photomicrograph

1858


Medical Dictionary

photomicrograph

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noun pho·to·mi·cro·graph \ˌfōt-ə-ˈmī-krə-ˌgraf\

Medical Definition of photomicrograph

  1. :  a photograph of a microscope image—called also microphotograph

  2. pho·to·mi·cro·graph·ic \-ˌmī-krə-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective
    pho·to·mi·cro·graph·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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