microtechnique

noun
mi·cro·tech·nique | \ˌmī-krō-tek-ˈnēk \
variants: or less commonly microtechnic \-ˈtek-nik, -tek-ˈnēk \

Definition of microtechnique 

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

First Known Use of microtechnique

1892, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for microtechnique

International Scientific Vocabulary

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about microtechnique

Share microtechnique

Statistics for microtechnique

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for microtechnique

The first known use of microtechnique was in 1892

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for microtechnique

microtechnique

noun
mi·cro·tech·nique | \ˌmī-krō-tek-ˈnēk \
variants: also microtechnic \ˈmī-krō-ˌtek-nik, ˌmī-krō-tek-ˈnēk \

Medical Definition of microtechnique 

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

More from Merriam-Webster on microtechnique

See words that rhyme with microtechnique

Comments on microtechnique

What made you want to look up microtechnique? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

evasion of direct action or statement

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!