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micrometernoun [C]

/ˈmɑɪ·kroʊˌmi·t̬ər/ also micron, /ˈmɑɪ·krɑn/ , symbol µm
science a unit of measurement of distance equal to 0.000001 meter
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micrometernoun [C]

uk   /maɪˈkrɒm.ɪ.tər/ us   /maɪˈkrɑː.mə.t̬ɚ/
a device used for making very exact measurements or for measuring very small things
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in Chinese (Simplified) 测微计,千分尺…
in Chinese (Traditional) 螺旋測微器,千分尺…
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