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English definition of “electron microscope”

electron microscope

noun [C] uk   us  
a device that sends electrons through objects that are too small to be seen easily, to produce a picture that is more detailed than that produced by ordinary microscopesOptics, microscopy and lasersEyesight, glasses and lensesLaboratory equipment
(Definition of electron microscope from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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