[ mahy-krog-ruh-fee ]
/ maɪˈkrɒg rə fi /
the description or delineation of microscopic objects.
examination or study with the microscope (opposed to macrography).
the technique or practice of using the microscope.
the art or practice of writing in very small characters.
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OTHER WORDS FROM micrographymi·crog·ra·pher, nounmi·cro·graph·ic [mahy-kruh-graf-ik], /ˌmaɪ krəˈgræf ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby micrography
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Example sentences from the Web for micrography
He is mentioned for his skill in micrography in Holinshed's Chronicle.
British Dictionary definitions for micrography
/ (maɪˈkrɒɡrəfɪ) /
the description, study, drawing, or photography of microscopic objects
the technique of using a microscope
the art or practice of writing in minute characters
Derived forms of micrographymicrographer, nounmicrographic (ˌmaɪkrəʊˈɡræfɪk), adjectivemicrographically, adverb
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