micrography

micrography

[mahy-krog-ruh-fee]
noun
1.
the description or delineation of microscopic objects.
2.
examination or study with the microscope (opposed to macrography ).
3.
the technique or practice of using the microscope.
4.
the art or practice of writing in very small characters.

Origin:
1650–60; micro- + -graphy

micrographer, noun
micrographic [mahy-kruh-graf-ik] , adjective
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micrography (maɪˈkrɒɡrəfɪ)
 
n
1.  the description, study, drawing, or photography of microscopic objects
2.  the technique of using a microscope
3.  the art or practice of writing in minute characters
 
mi'crographer
 
n
 
micrographic
 
adj
 
micro'graphically
 
adv

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