[mahy-kruh-fiz-iks] /ˌmaɪ krəˈfɪz ɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
the branch of dealing with physical objects that are not large enough to be observed and treated directly, as elementary particles, atoms, and molecules.
(functioning as sing) the branch of physics concerned with small objects and systems, such as atoms, molecules, nuclei, and elementary particles
[mahy-kruh-fahyt] /ˈmaɪ krəˌfaɪt/ noun 1. a microscopic plant. /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌfaɪt/ noun 1. an obsolete name for a bacterium
[mahy-krop-see-uh] /maɪˈkrɒp si ə/ noun, Ophthalmology. 1. a defect of vision in which objects appear to be smaller than their actual size. /maɪˈkrɒpsɪə/ noun 1. a defect of vision in which objects appear to be smaller than they appear to a person with normal vision micropsia mi·crop·si·a (mī-krŏp’sē-ə) n. A visual disorder in which objects […]
[mahy-kroh-pahy-pet, -pi-] /ˌmaɪ kroʊ paɪˈpɛt, -pɪ-/ noun 1. a very slender for transferring or measuring minute amounts of fluid, microorganisms, etc. micropipette mi·cro·pi·pette (mī’krō-pī-pět’) n.
[mahy-kroh-plangk-tuh n] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˈplæŋk tən/ noun 1. visible as individual organisms only with the aid of a microscope, which excludes most animal .