microdissection

noun mi·cro·dis·sec·tion \ ˌmī-krō-di-ˈsek-shən , -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

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microdissection

noun mi·cro·dis·sec·tion \ ˌmī-krō-dis-ˈek-shən, -dī-ˈsek- \

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

microdissected

play \-təd\ adjective

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