photomicrograph

noun
pho·​to·​mi·​cro·​graph | \ ˌfō-tə-ˈmī-krə-ˌgraf How to pronounce photomicrograph (audio) \

Definition of photomicrograph

: a photograph of a microscope image

Other Words from photomicrograph

photomicrographic \ ˌfō-​tə-​ˌmī-​krə-​ˈgra-​fik How to pronounce photomicrograph (audio) \ adjective
photomicrography \ ˌfō-​tə-​mī-​ˈkrä-​grə-​fē How to pronounce photomicrograph (audio) \ noun

Examples of photomicrograph in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This photomicrograph depicts leukemia cells that contain Epstein Barr virus using an FA staining technique, 1972. Beth Mole, Ars Technica, 13 Jan. 2022 This image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a photomicrograph of Neisseria meningitidis. Washington Post, 8 May 2017

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First Known Use of photomicrograph

1858, in the meaning defined above

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“Photomicrograph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photomicrograph. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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photomicrograph

noun
pho·​to·​mi·​cro·​graph | \ ˌfōt-ə-ˈmī-krə-ˌgraf How to pronounce photomicrograph (audio) \

Medical Definition of photomicrograph

: a photograph of a microscope image

called also microphotograph

Other Words from photomicrograph

photomicrographic \ -​ˌmī-​krə-​ˈgraf-​ik How to pronounce photomicrograph (audio) \ adjective
photomicrographically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce photomicrograph (audio) \ adverb

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