microdissection

noun
mi·​cro·​dis·​sec·​tion | \ ˌmī-krō-di-ˈsek-shən How to pronounce microdissection (audio) , -dī- \

Definition of microdissection

: dissection under the microscope specifically : dissection of cells and tissues by means of fine needles that are precisely manipulated by levers

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1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Microdissection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microdissection. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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microdissection

noun
mi·​cro·​dis·​sec·​tion | \ ˌmī-krō-dis-ˈek-shən, -dī-ˈsek- How to pronounce microdissection (audio) \

Medical Definition of microdissection

: dissection under the microscope specifically : dissection of cells and tissues by means of fine needles that are precisely manipulated by levers

Other Words from microdissection

microdissected \ -​təd How to pronounce microdissected (audio) \ adjective

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