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micrometry

[mahy-krom-i-tree] /maɪˈkrɒm ɪ tri/
noun
1.
the act or process of taking measurements with a micrometer.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; micro- + -metry
Related forms
micrometrical
[mahy-kroh-me-tri-kuh l] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˈmɛ trɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
micrometric, adjective
micrometrically, adverb
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micrometry in Medicine

micrometry mi·crom·e·try (mī-krŏm'ĭ-trē)
n.
The measurement of minute objects with a micrometer.

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