microtechnique

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noun mi·cro·tech·nique \ˌmī-krō-tek-ˈnēk\

Definition of microtechnique

  1. :  any of various methods of handling and preparing material for microscopic observation and study

Variants of microtechnique

less commonly

microtechnic

play \-ˈtek-nik, -tek-ˈnēk\

Origin and Etymology of microtechnique

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1892


Medical Dictionary

microtechnique

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noun mi·cro·tech·nique \ˌmī-krō-tek-ˈnēk\

Medical Definition of microtechnique

  1. :  any of various methods of handling and preparing material for microscopic observation and study

Variants of microtechnique

also

microtechnic

\ˈmī-krō-ˌtek-nik, ˌmī-krō-tek-ˈnēk\play play

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