Meaning of “microfiche” in the English Dictionary

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microfichenoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈmɑɪ·krəˌfiʃ/

a small sheet of film on which information is photographed in a reduced size

(Definition of “microfiche” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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microfichenoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈmaɪkrəʊfiːʃ/ us

a rectangular piece of film on which documents are photographed and made very small so that information can be stored in a small space:

Before computerizing its records, the insurance firm kept an index of all policy-holders on microfiche.

(Definition of “microfiche” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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