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microscopicadjective

uk   /ˌmaɪ.krəˈskɒp.ɪk/  us   /ˌmaɪ.krəˈskɑː.pɪk/
microscopically
adverb uk   /ˌmaɪ.krəˈskɒp.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /ˌmaɪ.krəˈskɑː.pɪ.kəl.i/ informal or specialized
microscopically small
(Definition of microscopic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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microscopicadjective

 us   /ˌmɑɪ·krəˈskɑp·ɪk/
extremely small, esp. so small that it can only be seen with a microscope
(Definition of microscopic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “microscopic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 极小的,微小的…
in Turkish mikroskopik, sadece mikroskopla görülebilen…
in Russian микроскопический…
in Chinese (Traditional) 極小的,微小的…
in Polish mikroskopowy…
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