microspectroscope

noun
mi·​cro·​spec·​tro·​scope | \ -ˈspek-trə-ˌskōp How to pronounce microspectroscope (audio) \

Medical Definition of microspectroscope

: a spectroscope arranged for attachment to a microscope for observation of the spectrum of light from minute portions of an object

Other Words from microspectroscope

microspectroscopic \ -​ˌspek-​trə-​ˈskäp-​ik How to pronounce microspectroscopic (audio) \ adjective
microspectroscopy \ -​ˌspek-​ˈträs-​kə-​pē How to pronounce microspectroscopy (audio) \ noun, plural microspectroscopies

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“Microspectroscope.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/microspectroscopy. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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