microphotograph

noun
mi·​cro·​pho·​to·​graph | \-ˈfō-tə-ˌgraf \

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 \-​fə-​ˈtä-​grə-​fər \ noun
microphotographic \-​ˌfō-​tə-​ˈgra-​fik \ adjective
microphotography \-​fə-​ˈtä-​grə-​fē \ 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 \

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 \ noun
microphotographic \-​ˌfōt-​ə-​ˈgraf-​ik \ adjective
microphotography \-​fə-​ˈtäg-​rə-​fē \ noun, plural microphotographies

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