microscopic

  • 1 microscopic — MICROSCÓPIC, Ă, microscopici, ce, adj. l. Care nu se poate vedea sau cerceta decât cu miscroscopul. 2. Care aparţine microscopului, privitor la microscop. 3. fig. Foarte mic, minuscul; p. ext. fără valoare, neînsemnat. – Din fr. microscopique.… …

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  • 2 Microscopic — is a term used to describe objects smaller than those that can easily be seen by the naked eye and which require a lens or microscope to see them clearly. By convention it is also used to describe classes of objects which are most commonly too… …

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  • 3 Microscopic — Mi cro*scop ic, Microscopical Mi cro*scop ic*al, a. [Cf. F. microscopique.] [1913 Webster] 1. Of or pertaining to the microscope or to microscopy; made with a microscope; as, microscopic observation. [1913 Webster] 2. Able to see extremely minute …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Microscopic (EP) — Microscopic EP by Download Released January 9, 1996 Recorded May 1995 July 1995 …

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  • 5 Microscopic — Microscopic. См. Микроскопический. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 6 microscopic — index impalpable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 7 microscopic — (adj.) 1732, like a microscope; see MICROSCOPE (Cf. microscope) + IC (Cf. ic). Meaning of minute size is from 1760s. Related: Microscopical; microscopically …

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  • 8 microscopic — minute, *small, little, diminutive, miniature, petite, wee, tiny, teeny, weeny …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9 microscopic — [adj] tiny, almost undetectable atomic, diminutive, imperceptible, infinitesimal, invisible, little, minuscule, minute, negligible, teeny*, wee*; concepts 773,789 Ant. big, huge, large, macroscopic …

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  • 10 microscopic — ► ADJECTIVE 1) so small as to be visible only with a microscope. 2) informal very small. 3) relating to a microscope. DERIVATIVES microscopically adverb …

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  • 11 microscopic — [mī΄krə skäp′ik] adj. 1. so small as to be invisible or obscure except through a microscope; extremely small; minute 2. of, with, or as if with a microscope 3. like or suggestive of a microscope; searching; minutely observing: Also microscopical… …

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  • 12 microscopic — [[t]ma͟ɪkrəskɒ̱pɪk[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu ADJ n Microscopic objects are extremely small, and usually can be seen only through a microscope. ...microscopic fibres of protein. Derived words: microscopically ADV ADV adj No living organisms, large or… …

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  • 13 microscopic — microscopically, adv. /muy kreuh skop ik/, adj. 1. so small as to be invisible or indistinct without the use of the microscope: microscopic organisms. Cf. macroscopic. 2. very small; tiny. 3. of, pertaining to, or involving a microscope:… …

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  • 14 microscopic — mi|cro|scop|ic [ˌmaıkrəˈskɔpık US ˈska: ] adj 1.) extremely small and therefore very difficult to see ▪ a microscopic speck of dust ▪ Inspectors discovered microscopic cracks in the hull of the submarine. 2.) [only before noun] using a microscope …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 microscopic — mi|cro|scop|ic [ ,maıkrə skapık ] adjective 1. ) very small: a microscopic hole that no one would notice a ) so small that you need to use a microscope to see it: microscopic life 2. ) a microscopic examination is done by looking at the details… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 microscopic — adjective 1 extremely small and therefore very difficult to see: His handwriting is microscopic! | The insect s legs are covered with microscopic hairs. 2 (only before noun) using a microscope: The cells were identified through microscopic… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 microscopic — UK [ˌmaɪkrəˈskɒpɪk] / US [ˌmaɪkrəˈskɑpɪk] adjective 1) a) very small a microscopic hole that no one would notice b) so small that you need to use a microscope to see it microscopic creatures 2) a microscopic examination is done by looking at the… …

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  • 18 microscopic — adjective /ˌmaɪkrəˈskɑpɪk/ a) of, or relating to microscopes or microscopy; microscopal We supply all microscopic stains and other materials. b) so small that it can only be seen using a microscope The water was full of microscopic organisms. Ant …

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  • 19 Microscopic — So small it cannot be seen without the aid of microscope. As opposed to macroscopic (large enough to be seen with naked eye). A tiny tumor is microscopic while a big tumor is macroscopic. * * * mi·cro·scop·ic .mī krə skäp ik or mi·cro·scop·i·cal… …

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  • 20 microscopic — adj. Microscopic is used with these nouns: ↑examination, ↑organism …

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