electron micrograph


Definition of electron micrograph

: a micrograph made with an electron microscope

Other Words from electron micrograph

electron micrography \ -​mī-​ˈkrä-​grə-​fē How to pronounce electron micrograph (audio) \ noun

Examples of electron micrograph in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Scanning electron micrograph depicting a mass of Yersinia pestis bacteria (the cause of bubonic plague) in the foregut of the flea vector. Evan Bush, NBC News, 15 June 2022 Enlarge / Transmission electron micrograph of a SARS-CoV-2 virus particle isolated from a patient sample and cultivated in cell culture. Beth Mole, Ars Technica, 11 Mar. 2022 Enlarge / Scanning electron micrograph of a single fecal pellet (coprolite) found in the cranial cavity of a fossilized fish. Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica, 5 Feb. 2022 This colored scanning electron micrograph shows a bundle of tracheids in a softwood toothpick. Andrea Gawrylewski, Scientific American, 9 Oct. 2020 In any case, the imaging technique requires taking thousands of electron micrographs of individual protein-RNA-drug complexes, all of them oriented randomly. John Timmer, Ars Technica, 1 May 2020 The plush toys, which are modeled using the electron micrograph of each microbe and organ, are personified with wide staring eyes and vibrant colors. Miriam Marini, Detroit Free Press, 28 Mar. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of electron micrograph

1934, in the meaning defined above

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28 Jun 2022

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“Electron micrograph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electron%20micrograph. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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Medical Definition of electron micrograph

: a micrograph made with an electron microscope

Other Words from electron micrograph

electron micrography noun


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