[mahy-kroh-urth-kweyk] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˈɜrθˌkweɪk/
an of very low intensity (magnitude of 2 or less on the Richter scale).
[mahy-kroh-i-kol-uh-jee] /ˌmaɪ kroʊ ɪˈkɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the of a microhabitat.
[mahy-kroh-ek-uh-nom-iks, -ee-kuh-] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˌɛk əˈnɒm ɪks, -ˌi kə-/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the branch of dealing with particular aspects of an economy, as the price-cost relationship of a firm. /ˌmaɪkrəʊˌiːkəˈnɒmɪks; -ˌɛkə-/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) the branch of economics concerned with particular commodities, firms, or individuals and the economic relationships between […]
microelectrode mi·cro·e·lec·trode (mī’krō-ĭ-lěk’trōd’) n. A very small electrode, often used to study electrical characteristics of living cells and tissues.
- Microelectromechanical system
hardware (MEMS) The integration of mechanical structures (moving parts) with microelectronics. MEMS devices are “custom” designed for a purpose which requires a mechanical action to be controlled by a computer. Applications include sensors, medical devices, process controls. (http://mems.mcnc.org/). See also nanotechnology. (1999-03-25)