transmission electron microscope

noun

Medical Definition of transmission electron microscope

: a conventional electron microscope which produces an image of a cross-sectional slice of a specimen all points of which are illuminated by the electron beam at the same time — compare scanning electron microscope

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“Transmission electron microscope.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/transmission%20electron%20microscope. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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