/ (ˈmaɪkrɜːdʒɪ) /
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biology the manipulation and examination of single cells under a microscope
dissection under a microscope
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Word Origin for micrurgy
C20: from micro- + Greek -ourgia work
Words nearby micrurgy
microwaves, microwave spectroscopy, microwave spectrum, microwriter, microzoon, micrurgy, micturate, micturition, mid, midafternoon, midair
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