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

Examples of microphotograph in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web 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, 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, 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

micro- + photograph entry 1

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The first known use of microphotograph was in 1857

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“Microphotograph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microphotograph. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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

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