Examples of microscopic in a Sentence
At this point, the embryo is a microscopic clump of only 100 cells.
There is a microscopic crack in the diamond.
He has a microscopic attention span.
He recorded every aspect of his trip in microscopic detail.
a microscopic study of plant tissues
Recent Examples of microscopic from the Web
The two-dimensional works, painted on aluminum and on wooden slabs, more closely resemble astral fireworks or pools of microscopic life.
Users collect a stool sample, which is then tested for blood and any microscopic DNA fragments shed by a tumor or pre-cancerous lesion.
Running can also cause microscopic tears in the plantar fascia.
Instead, microscopic worms infested her body, causing catastrophic and irreversible damage.
Quagga and zebra mussels siphon in water to pluck out microscopic organisms that can throw food chains out of balance, and their sheer numbers in attaching to surfaces can clog pipes at reservoirs and damage boat motors.
All the classic elements of a traditional links course are here: pot bunkers, tees adjacent to greens, tall fescue, berms, hollows and bedeviling greens that range from microscopic to a massive double green.
Each song following that on this album is a specific, more focused look on each individual growing pain, a microscopic view on each part of my mind and each part of my experiences for the last three years.
Her finest work features distinctive European improvisers including Andrea Neumann and Christine Abdelnour, and implants microscopic gestures and refined interaction within abrasive noisescapes larded with sine tones and garbled feedback.
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MICROSCOPIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of microscopic for English Language Learners
: able to be seen only through a microscope : extremely small
: much smaller than what is usual, normal, or expected
: done with a microscope
MICROSCOPIC Defined for Kids
Definition of microscopic for Students
- a microscopic examination
- a microscopic crack
medical Definition of microscopic
microscopicallyplay \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
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