a collector’s name for the smaller moths: a term without taxonomic significance Compare macrolepidoptera
/ˈmaɪkrəʊˌlaɪt/ noun 1. a small private aircraft carrying no more than two people, with an empty weight of not more than 150 kg and a wing area not less than 10 square metres: used in pleasure flying and racing
[mahy-kruh-lahyt] /ˈmaɪ krəˌlaɪt/ noun, Mineralogy. 1. any microscopic crystal. 2. a mineral, principally calcium pyrotantalate, Ca 2 Ta 2 O 7 , usually including niobium, fluorine, and other impurities, occurring in cubic crystals.
microliter mi·cro·li·ter (mī’krō-lē’tər) n. A unit of volume equal to one-millionth (10-6) of a liter.
[mahy-kruh-lith] /ˈmaɪ krə lɪθ/ noun, Archaeology. 1. a tiny stone tool, often of geometric shape, made from a bladelet and mounted singly or in series as the working part of a composite tool or weapon, especially during late Upper Paleolithic and Mesolithic times. /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌlɪθ/ noun 1. (archaeol) a small Mesolithic flint tool which was made […]