- a balance for weighing minute quantities of material.
Origin of microbalance
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Its "microbalance" can estimate "the difference of weight of the order of the millionth of a milligram."The Breath of Life
- a precision balance designed to weigh quantities between 10 –6 and 10 –9 kilogram