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ultramicroscope

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noun ul·tra·mi·cro·scope \ˌəl-trə-ˈmī-krə-ˌskōp\

Definition of ultramicroscope

  1. :  an apparatus for making visible by scattered light particles too small to be perceived by an ordinary microscope



Origin and Etymology of ultramicroscope

back-formation from ultramicroscopic


First Known Use: 1906


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ultramicroscope

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noun ul·tra·mi·cro·scope \ˌəl-trə-ˈmī-krə-ˌskōp\

Medical Definition of ultramicroscope

  1. :  an apparatus for making visible by scattered light particles too small to be perceived by the ordinary microscope—called also dark-field microscope

ultramicroscopy

\-mī-ˈkräs-kə-pē\play noun plural

ultramicroscopies




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