microanatomic

microanatomy

[mahy-kroh-uh-nat-uh-mee]
noun
the branch of anatomy dealing with microscopic structures (distinguished from gross anatomy ).

Origin:
1895–1900; micro- + anatomy

microanatomic [mahy-kroh-an-uh-tom-ik] , microanatomical, adjective
microanatomically, adverb
microanatomist, noun
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microanatomy mi·cro·a·nat·o·my (mī'krō-ə-nāt'ə-mē)
n.
See histology.


mi'cro·a·nat'o·mist n.
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