microprojector

noun
mi·​cro·​pro·​jec·​tor | \ ˌmī-krō-prə-ˈjek-tər How to pronounce microprojector (audio) \

Definition of microprojector

: a projector utilizing a compound microscope for projecting on a screen a greatly enlarged image of a microscopic object

Other Words from microprojector

microprojection \ ˌmī-​krō-​prə-​ˈjek-​shən How to pronounce microprojection (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of microprojector

1921, in the meaning defined above

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microprojector

noun
mi·​cro·​pro·​jec·​tor | \ ˌmī-krō-prə-ˈjek-tər How to pronounce microprojector (audio) \

Medical Definition of microprojector

: a projector utilizing a compound microscope for projecting on a screen a greatly enlarged image of a microscopic object

Other Words from microprojector

microprojection \ -​ˈjek-​shən How to pronounce microprojection (audio) \ noun

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