Lieberkuhn

Lieberkuhn

Lie"ber*k["u]hn\ (l[=e]"b[~e]r*k[usd]n), n. [Named after a German physician and instrument maker, J. N. Lieberk["u]hn.] (Optics) A concave metallic mirror attached to the object-glass end of a microscope, to throw down light on opaque objects; a reflector.
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