/mi:’kroh-tayp/ Occasionally used to mean a DECtape, as opposed to a macrotape.
Apparently the term “microtape” was actually the official term used within DEC for these tapes until someone coined the word “DECtape”, which, of course, sounded sexier to the marketroids. Another version of the story holds that someone discovered a conflict with another company’s “microtape” trademark.
[mahy-kroh-tee-ching] /ˈmaɪ kroʊˌti tʃɪŋ/ noun 1. a scaled-down procedure with a few students under controlled conditions, often videotaped in order to analyze techniques and develop new skills.
/ˌmaɪkrəʊtɛkˈnɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. technology that uses microelectronics
[mahy-kroh-tek-tahyt] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˈtɛk taɪt/ noun, Geology. 1. a microscopic found in ocean sediments and polar ice.
[mahy-kruh-thurm] /ˈmaɪ krəˌθɜrm/ noun 1. a plant requiring a minimum of heat for growth.