phase-contrast

adjective

Definition of phase-contrast

: of or employing the phase-contrast microscope

First Known Use of phase-contrast

1934, in the meaning defined above

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“Phase-contrast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phase-contrast. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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phase-contrast

adjective

Medical Definition of phase-contrast

: of or employing the phase-contrast microscope phase-contrast optics

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