Microanalyses

microanalysis

[mahy-kroh-uh-nal-uh-sis]
noun, plural microanalyses [mahy-kroh-uh-nal-uh-seez] .
1.
Chemistry. the analysis of very small samples of substances.
2.
the detailed analysis of a sphere of behavior, as of human communication.

Origin:
1855–60; micro- + analysis

microanalyst [mahy-kroh-an-l-ist] , noun
microanalytical [mahy-kroh-an-l-it-i-kuhl] , microanalytic, adjective
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microanalysis (ˌmaɪkrəʊəˈnælɪsɪs)
 
n , pl -ses
the qualitative or quantitative chemical analysis of very small amounts of substances
 
microanalyst
 
n
 
microanalytic
 
adj
 
microana'lytical
 
adj

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