microneedle

noun
mi·​cro·​nee·​dle | \ ˈmī-krō-ˌnēd-ᵊl How to pronounce microneedle (audio) \

Medical Definition of microneedle

1 : a needle for micromanipulation
2 microneedles plural : long thin microscopic particles of material inhaled asbestos microneedles— Jack De Ment

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“Microneedle.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/microneedle. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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