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1. an instrument for recording very minute movements by making a greatly magnified photograph of the minute motions of a diaphragm.
2. a photograph of a minute object or specimen as seen through a microscope.
electron micrograph a graphic reproduction of an object as viewed with an electron microscope.


1. An instrument that magnifies the microscopic movements of a diaphragm by means of light interference and records them on a moving photographic film; may be used for recording various pulse curves, sound waves, and any forms of motion that may be communicated through the air to a diaphragm.
2. Synonym(s): photomicrograph
[micro- + G. graphō, to write]


The graphic representation of a microscope image.


An enlarged photograph of an object viewed with a microscope, as distinguished from a microphotograph.
Synonym(s): micrograph.
[photo- + G. mikros, small, + graphē, a record]
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Continuacion de: Journal of Micrographics. Continuada por: Inform.
The family firm, located just outside of Washington, D.C., represented manufacturers of hardware and software in the photographic, graphic arts and micrographic industries.
Micro Images supplies hundreds of clients nationwide with consumables and supplies for document scanners and micrographic equipment.
"The purchase of Mekel will benefit present and prospective Mekel users," said Christopher Crowley, president, Crowley Micrographics. "Customers don't have to worry about new sources or newcomers to the industry.
With almost 30 years in the micrographics industry, we know the best when we see it."
In a previous issue we asked if there was any interest in The Micrographics Market Place doing something along similar lines but there has been very little positive reaction.
Micrographics is a well-established technology that continues to play a significant role in managing recorded information.
* covers micrographics retrieval concepts and methods ISBN: 0-933887-93-0 (ARMA) Soft cover, English, 132 pages, 2000 Catalog No.
In fact, since 1969, the magazine has a history of: --52 issues of The Micrographics Marketplace --a whopping 552 issues of Micrographics & Hybrid Systems Newsletter --53 issues of The Green Sheet, on to which we added a further 47 issues of IDMi
Strategic planners, management analysts, and records personnel will find the sections on records retention, electronic records, training, compliance, off-site storage, vital records, filing systems, micrographics, and electronic document imaging quite useful.