- a microphotograph reproduced in print for reading by a magnifying device.
Origin of microprint
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However, they had enough old Federation-period textbooks still in microprint to know what could be done with gadolinium.Space Viking
Henry Beam Piper
- a microphotograph reproduced on paper and read by a magnifying device. It is used in order to reduce the size of large books, etc
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