substage


sub·stage

noun \ˈsəb-ˌstāj\

Definition of SUBSTAGE

:  an attachment to a microscope by means of which accessories (as mirrors, diaphragms, or condensers) are held in place beneath the stage of the instrument

First Known Use of SUBSTAGE

1888

sub·stage

noun \ˈsəb-ˌstāj\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SUBSTAGE

: an attachment to a microscope by means of which accessories (as mirrors, diaphragms, or condensers) are held in place beneath the stage of the instrument

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