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photomicroscope

[ foh-tuh-mahy-kruh-skohp ]
/ ˌfoʊ təˈmaɪ krəˌskoʊp /
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noun
a microscope having an illuminator and a camera mechanism for producing a photomicrograph.
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Origin of photomicroscope

First recorded in 1905–10; photo- + microscope

OTHER WORDS FROM photomicroscope

pho·to·mi·cros·co·py [foh-tuh-mahy-kros-kuh-pee], /ˌfoʊ tə maɪˈkrɒs kə pi/, noun
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