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microdot

[ mahy-kruh-dot ]
/ 藞ma瑟 kr蓹藢d蓲t /
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noun
a photograph reduced to the size of a printed period, used especially to transmit messages, photographs, drawings, etc.
verb (used with object), mi路cro路dot路ted, mi路cro路dot路ting.
to make a microdot of.
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Origin of microdot

First recorded in 1945鈥50; micro- + dot1
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British Dictionary definitions for microdot

microdot
/ (藞ma瑟kr蓹蕣藢d蓲t) /

noun
a microcopy about the size of a pinhead, used esp in espionage
a tiny tablet containing LSD
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