Origin of microscopy
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Examples from the Web for microscopy
The microscopy of the lesions is essentially the same as in the horse.
I have never been able to find a description or engraving of it in any work on microscopy.Through a Microscope
He "went in" for microscopy in the unphilosophical Victorian manner as his "hobby."Ann Veronica
H. G. Wells
Collection very unpromising by macroscopy, but by microscopy showed many spores, mature specimens of Gemiasma rubra and verdans.
His specialism in microscopy I trusted might give valuable results in a field not hitherto investigated in the North.The North Pole
Robert E. Peary
- the study, design, and manufacture of microscopes
- investigation by use of a microscope
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Word Origin and History for microscopy
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- The study of microscopes.
- The use of microscopes.
- Investigation by means of a microscope.
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