microbalance

noun
mi·​cro·​bal·​ance | \ ˈmī-krō-ˌba-lən(t)s How to pronounce microbalance (audio) \

Definition of microbalance

: a balance designed to measure very small weights

First Known Use of microbalance

1903, in the meaning defined above

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microbalance

noun
mi·​cro·​bal·​ance | \ ˈmī-krō-ˌbal-ən(t)s How to pronounce microbalance (audio) \

Medical Definition of microbalance

: a balance designed to measure very small weights with great precision

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