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microscopic anatomy

microscopic anatomy in Medicine

microscopic anatomy n.
The study of the structure of cells, tissues, and organs of the body as seen with a microscope.

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  • This is true of the gross as well as of the microscopic anatomy.

    Scurvy Past and Present Alfred Fabian Hess
  • Very little has been added to the microscopic anatomy of the teeth since Eustachius' time.

  • Knowing what you now know of microscopic anatomy, you cannot hold to the simple idea that the human body is a single life-unit.

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