Stage micrometer

Related to Stage micrometer: Ocular micrometer
a graduated device applied to the stage of a microscope for measuring the size of an object.

See also: Stage

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The eyepiece micrometer was calibrated with a stage micrometer. A stage micrometer is a glass slide of 3 inches in length with a scale engraved on it.
Diameter of the urethral lumen was measured using ocular micrometer (X22, MeCan Imaging, Japan) and stage micrometer (OH2, MeCan Imaging, Japan).
All cytological smears were stained with hematoxylin and eosin staining.13 Two types of micrometers are used to measure an object under a microscope i.e stage micrometer and ocular micrometer.
Spatial resolution was determined by quantifying the number of pixels between marked positions on a stage micrometer within the field of view at each optical magnification setting used.
A special slide called a stage micrometer is used to calibrate the field area.
Corresponding images of a stage micrometer allowed the sizes of morphologic characteristics to be determined.
A stage micrometer is a very precise large reticle scale that is laid on the microscope stage in the plane of the object.
calibrate the ocular micrometer, and acquire proper measurements utilizing ocular and stage micrometers; and