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microminiaturization

[ mahy-kroh-min-ee-uh-cher-uh-zey-shuhn, -min-uh- ]
/ ˌmaɪ kroʊˌmɪn i ə tʃər əˈzeɪ ʃən, -ˌmɪn ə- /
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noun

extreme miniaturization, especially of electronic equipment, with extensive use of integrated circuits.

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Origin of microminiaturization

1950–55; micro- + miniaturization
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British Dictionary definitions for microminiaturization

microminiaturization

microminiaturisation

/ (ˌmaɪkrəʊˌmɪnɪtʃəraɪˈzeɪʃən) /

noun

the production and application of very small semiconductor components and the circuits and equipment in which they are used
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