microphotograph

noun
mi·​cro·​pho·​to·​graph | \ ˌmī-krə-ˈfō-tə-ˌgraf How to pronounce microphotograph (audio) \

Definition of microphotograph

1 : a small photograph that is normally magnified for viewing

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Other Words from microphotograph

microphotograph transitive verb
microphotographer \ ˌmī-​krə-​fə-​ˈtä-​grə-​fər How to pronounce microphotographer (audio) \ noun
microphotographic \ ˌmī-​krə-​ˌfō-​tə-​ˈgra-​fik How to pronounce microphotographic (audio) \ adjective
microphotography \ ˌmī-​krə-​fə-​ˈtä-​grə-​fē How to pronounce microphotography (audio) \ noun

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Dental microphotographs of all three animals did not display the telltale peaks and valleys found in regular bone-crushing predators, such as hyenas, according to the study, published April 19 in the journal Scientific Reports. Jason Bittel, National Geographic, "Why Man-Eating Lions Prey on People—New Evidence," 19 Apr. 2017 Dental microphotographs of all three animals did not display the telltale peaks and valleys found in regular bone-crushing predators, such as hyenas, according to the study, published April 19 in the journal Scientific Reports. Jason Bittel, National Geographic, "Why Man-Eating Lions Prey on People—New Evidence," 19 Apr. 2017

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First Known Use of microphotograph

1857, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for microphotograph

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microphotograph

noun
mi·​cro·​pho·​to·​graph | \ -ˈfōt-ə-ˌgraf How to pronounce microphotograph (audio) \

Medical Definition of microphotograph

1 : a small photograph that is normally magnified for viewing

Other Words from microphotograph

microphotograph transitive verb
microphotographer \ -​fə-​ˈtäg-​rə-​fər How to pronounce microphotographer (audio) \ noun
microphotographic \ -​ˌfōt-​ə-​ˈgraf-​ik How to pronounce microphotographic (audio) \ adjective
microphotography \ -​fə-​ˈtäg-​rə-​fē How to pronounce microphotography (audio) \ noun, plural microphotographies

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