compound microscope

noun
Updated on: 14 Apr 2018

Definition of compound microscope

: a microscope consisting of an objective and an eyepiece mounted in a drawtube

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First Known Use of compound microscope

circa 1859


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compound microscope

noun

medical Definition of compound microscope

: a microscope consisting of an objective and an eyepiece mounted in a telescoping tube

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