Examples from the Web for microscope
Were you being extra picky in the wake of Twilight because you knew you were under the microscope?
There was the aforementioned man in a lab coat sitting at a microscope.
In the 1970s, no microscope was needed to see neck and spine injuries among players of all levels were escalating fast.Super Bowl XLVIII Is Set to Be the Most Violent One Yet|Evin Demirel|January 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With these microbial systems in the Pilbara, you can see these things in the field and under the microscope.‘Oldest Signs of Life on Earth’ Found in Australia|The Telegraph|November 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
You can substitute fairies and goblins, with the stars, the galaxies, and looking down a microscope.
This condition can only be determined by a competent physician with the aid of the microscope and other means.What a Young Husband Ought to Know|Sylvanus Stall
Grosser says: Indeed, this has not yet been determined by means of the microscope, and would be difficult to determine.Woman and Socialism|August Bebel
If a drop of blood be placed under a microscope, immense numbers of small bodies will be seen.Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why|Martha M. Allen
The deficit of fifty thousand grew under the microscope of investigation to sixty thousand, eventually to seventy-five thousand.Wolf Breed|Jackson Gregory
That, in a few words, is, as far as investigation—by the help of one's eye and by the help of the microscope—has taken us.Yeast|Thomas H. Huxley
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A device that produces a magnified image of objects too small to be seen with the naked eye. Such objects are thus called “microscopic.” The microscope is widely used in medicine and biology. Common microscopes use lenses; others, such as electron microscopes, scan an object with electrons, x-rays, and other radiation besides ordinary visible light.