microstructure

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noun mi·cro·struc·ture \ˈmī-krō-ˌstrək-chər\

Definition of microstructure

  1. :  the microscopic structure of a material (such as a mineral or a biological cell)

microstructural

play \ˌmī-krō-ˈstrək-chə-rəl, -ˈstrək-shrəl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of microstructure

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1881


Medical Dictionary

microstructure

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noun mi·cro·struc·ture \ˈmī-krō-ˌstrək-chər\

Medical Definition of microstructure

  1. :  microscopic structure (as of a cell)

microstructural

\ˌmī-krō-ˈstrək-chə-rəl, -ˈstrək-shrəl\play adjective

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