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A photograph made by means of a microscope. Also called microphotograph.
tr.v. pho·to·mi·cro·graphed, pho·to·mi·cro·graph·ing, pho·to·mi·cro·graphs
To photograph (an object) by means of a microscope.

pho′to·mi·crog′ra·pher (-mī-krŏg′rə-fər) n.
pho′to·mi′cro·graph′ic adj.
pho′to·mi·crog′ra·phy n.
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the process of taking photographs through a microscope. Also called photomicroscopy. — photomicrograph, n.
See also: Photography
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Caption: Figure 1: (a) Photomicrography of the epithelial cells arranged in a honeycomb pattern (hematoxylin and eosin staining (H&E)), magnification = 100 x, (b) honeycomb pattern of epithelial cells (H&E), magnification = 400 x, (c) spindle-shaped stromal cells in cluster (Leishman stain), magnification = 100 x; inset, honeycomb pattern of epithelial cells (Leishman), magnification = 400 x, and (d) stromal cell cluster (H&E), magnification = 100 x; inset, hemosiderin-laden macrophage in the background (H&E), magnification = 400 x.
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