noun Chemistry.
a balance for weighing minute quantities of material.

1900–05; micro- + balance

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microbalance (ˈmaɪkrəʊˌbæləns)
a precision balance designed to weigh quantities between 10--6 and 10--9 kilogram

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Use the same microbalance for weighing filters before and after sample collection.
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