micrographics

noun, plural in form but singular in construction
mi·​cro·​graph·​ics | \ ˌmī-krə-ˈgra-fiks How to pronounce micrographics (audio) \

Definition of micrographics

: the industry concerned with the manufacture and sale of graphic material in microform also : the production of such material

Other Words from micrographics

micrographic \ ˌmī-​krə-​ˈgra-​fik How to pronounce micrographic (audio) \ adjective
micrographically \ ˌmī-​krə-​ˈgra-​fi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce micrographically (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of micrographics

1968, in the meaning defined above

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“Micrographics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/micrographics. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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