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Measurement of minute objects with a micrometer.

mi′cro·met′ric (mī′krō-mĕt′rĭk), mi′cro·met′ri·cal (-rĭ-kəl) adj.
mi′cro·met′ri·cal·ly adv.


(maɪˈkrɒm ɪ tri)

the act or method of taking measurements with a micrometer.
mi•cro•met•ri•cal (ˌmaɪ kroʊˈmɛ trɪ kəl) mi`cro•met′ric, adj.
mi`cro•met′ri•cal•ly, adv.
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Noun1.micrometry - measuring with a micrometer
measurement, measuring, mensuration, measure - the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"
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The authors thank to CONICET (PIP11220120100543CO), UBA(UBACYT 20620110100007), ANPCYT (PICT 2010-1372), Centro de Microscopia Eletronica (UFPR) for the micrographs taken in this study; to the Fish Biology Laboratory of the Centro de Estudos do Mar for providing an ocular lens for micrometry.
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