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, microscopical (mī'krō-skop'ik, -i-kăl),
1. Of minute size; visible only with the aid of the microscope.
2. Relating to a microscope.
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adjective Too small to be seen without the aid of microscope.
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, microscopical (mī'krŏ-skop'ik, -skop'i-kăl)
1. Of minute size; visible only with the aid of the microscope.
2. Relating to a microscope.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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