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microenvironment

(mī′krō-ĕn-vī′rən-mənt, -vī′ərn-)
n.
1. A small, often distinctive environment: microenvironments of the forest floor.
2. The area directly surrounding an organism or part of an organism, especially when it differs from the larger environment: the tumor microenvironment.
3. The immediate conditions or circumstances: a company's microenvironment.
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microenvironment

A term generally referring to the intracellular environment.
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microenvironment

(mī″krō-ĕn-vī′rŏn-mĕnt)
The environment at the microscopic or cellular level.
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