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cover slipor cov·er·slip (kŭv′ər-slĭp′)
A small thin piece of glass used to cover a specimen on a microscope slide. Also called cover glass.
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1. (General Physics) a very thin piece of glass placed over a specimen on a glass slide that is to be examined under a microscope
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cover slip- The small piece of thin glass that goes over the specimen on a microscope slide.
See also related terms for small piece.
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|Noun||1.||cover slip - a small and very thin piece of glass used to cover the specimen on a microscope slide|
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