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 (mī′krə-skŏp′ĭk) also mi·cro·scop·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
a. Too small to be seen by the unaided eye but large enough to be studied under a microscope.
b. Of, relating to, or concerned with a microscope.
2. Exceedingly small; minute: "The activities of men ... were reduced to a microscopic scale" (John Hersey).
3. Characterized by or done with extreme attention to detail: a microscopic investigation.

mi′cro·scop′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.microscopically - by using a microscope; so as to be visible only with a microscope; as seen with a microscope; "the blood was examined microscopically"; "the seeds were microscopically small"
2.microscopically - as if by using a microscope; with extreme precision and attention to detail; in minute detail; "every manuscript was edited microscopically"
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[ˌmaɪkrəʊˈskɒpɪklɪ] ADVmicroscópicamente
microscopically smallmicroscópico
to examine sth microscopically (with microscope) → examinar algo al microscopio



(ˈmaikrəskəup) noun
an instrument which makes very small objects able to be seen magnifying them greatly. Germs are very small, and can only be seen with the aid of a microscope.
ˌmicroˈscopic (-ˈsko-) adjective
seen only by the aid of a microscope. microscopic bacteria.
ˌmicroˈscopically adverb
References in classic literature ?
I have no word to say for or about the microscopically unimportant excessivist, the dipsomaniac.
Microscopically small had been the edges of the lung-tissue touched by the frost, but they now began to slough off, giving rise to a dry, hacking cough.
There was only one other person in the room: a microscopically small footboy, who waited on the malevolent man who hadn't got into the Post-Office.
2] sample areas were examined microscopically for yeast, and samples were also incubated on Sabouraud dextrose agar.
Abundant orthopoxvirus antigens were detected in areas with grossly and microscopically identified lesions (Figure 1A, B) by using orthopoxvirus IHC assays.
Microscopically, a whorled onionskin fibrosis surrounded the small blood vessels (figure 2).
There may also be links between this type of behavior and quantum states in microscopically irregular structures such as porous silicon or in certain types of glass.
Microscopically, there was necrotizing pancreatitis and hepatitis, lymphocytic meningoencephalitis, and myocarditis.
Microscopically, the affected tissue is characterized by a smooth, linear split between the surface epithelium and the underlying connective tissue at the level of the basement membrane rather than within the epithelium (figures 1 and 2).
A stool sample was collected, placed in 10% formalin, returned to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) laboratories (where it was processed by using a standard formalin ethyl-acetate concentration procedure), and examined microscopically for B.