ultramicroscopic


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ul·tra·mi·cro·scop·ic

 (ŭl′trə-mī′krə-skŏp′ĭk)
adj.
1. Too minute to be seen with an ordinary microscope.
2. Of or relating to an ultramicroscope.

ultramicroscopic

(ˌʌltrəˌmaɪkrəˈskɒpɪk)
adj
1. (General Physics) too small to be seen with an optical microscope
2. (General Physics) of or relating to an ultramicroscope
ultramicroscopy n
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Adj.1.ultramicroscopic - too small to be seen without an ultramicroscope
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The images are formed in an ultramicroscopic mode [11]--sizes of some scatterers could be smaller than the wavelength; the presence of air in the conglomerates results in a high efficiency of ultrasonic scattering; according to estimations [11], conglomerates are effective scatterers.
Haque S, Pal S, Mukherjee AK, Ghosh AR (2012) Histopathological and ultramicroscopic changes induced by fluoride in soft tissue organs of the air-breathing teleost, Channa punctatus (Bloch).
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Micelles are ultramicroscopic units in colloids and possess all the physical properties of colloid [1].
We will also employ state of art microscopic and ultramicroscopic techniques to study the spatiotemporal distribution of the cell wall components.
The ultramicroscopic fabric (studied by scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and image analysis (IA)) is a property very interesting of peloids, although precedents found in the bibliography have been limited, due to the difficulty of pretreatment processes.
John Wheeler offered term "quantum foam" to designate a state discovered during studies of ultramicroscopic space and time in scales lesser than Planck length.
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