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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.
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PCR technique detected 22 (71.0%) and 19 (79.2%) out of the 31 negative and 24 positive samples microscopically, respectively (Table 3).
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Le Guin is able to microscopically examine the mores of the ancient world, the Latins, in particular: their religious beliefs and practices, the status of royalty, of women, of slaves, the pecking order of warriors.
Meanwhile, the real thugs--the drug lords south of the border--ate laughing their full-auto heads off at the irony: The heavily regulated, microscopically inspected gun dealer gets the blame, and they sight in their full-auto weaponry on their fellow citizens.
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He calls it "moody, astringent, microscopically observed.