Definition of microenvironment
: a small or relatively small usually distinctly specialized and effectively isolated habitat (such as a forest canopy) or environment (as of a neuron)
microenvironmentalplay \-ˌvī-rən-ˈmen-təl\ adjective
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In more conventional experiments, ingredients are added to a test tube or vial only at the initial time point, and subsequent biological activity generates a constantly changing microenvironment.
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Medical Definition of microenvironment
: a small or relatively small usually distinctly specialized and effectively isolated habitat or environment (as of a nerve cell)—see microhabitat
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