Meaning of “microscopic” in the English Dictionary

"microscopic" in British English

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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)

"microscopic" in American English

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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)