light microscope

noun

Medical Definition of light microscope

: an ordinary microscope that uses light as distinguished from an electron microscope

Other Words from light microscope

light microscopy noun, plural light microscopies

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“Light microscope.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/light%20microscope. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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