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stereomicroscope

[ster-ee-oh-mahy-kruh-skohp, steer-] /ˌstɛr i oʊˈmaɪ krəˌskoʊp, ˌstɪər-/
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; stereo- + microscope
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stereomicroscopy
[ster-ee-oh-mahy-kros-kuh-pee, -mahy-kruh-skoh-pee, steer-] /ˌstɛr i oʊ maɪˈkrɒs kə pi, -ˈmaɪ krəˌskoʊ pi, ˌstɪər-/ (Show IPA),
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Examples for stereomicroscope
  • The function of a dissection microscope or stereomicroscope is to view objects too large for the standard microscope.

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