micrographics

[ mahy-kruh-graf-iks ]
/ ˌmaɪ krəˈgræf ɪks /

noun (used with a singular verb)

the technique of photographing written or printed pages in reduced form to produce microfilm or microfiche.

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Origin of micrographics

1965–70; micrograph(ic) (see micrography, -graphic) + -ics
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