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ul·tra·mi·cro·scope

 (ŭl′trə-mī′krə-skōp′)
n.
A microscope with high-intensity illumination used to study very minute objects, such as colloidal particles that scatter the light and appear as bright spots against a dark background.

ul′tra·mi·cros′co·py (-krŏs′kə-pē) n.

ultramicroscope

(ˌʌltrəˈmaɪkrəˌskəʊp)
n
1. (General Physics) a microscope used for studying colloids, in which the sample is strongly illuminated from the side and colloidal particles are seen as bright points on a dark background. Also called: dark-field microscope
2. (Tools) a microscope used for studying colloids, in which the sample is strongly illuminated from the side and colloidal particles are seen as bright points on a dark background. Also called: dark-field microscope

ul•tra•mi•cro•scope

(ˌʌl trəˈmaɪ krəˌskoʊp)

n.
an instrument that uses scattering phenomena to detect the position of objects too small to be seen by an ordinary microscope.
[1905–10]
ul`tra•mi`cro•scop′ic (-ˈskɒp ɪk) ul`tra•mi`cro•scop′i•cal, adj.
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Noun1.ultramicroscope - light microscope that uses scattered light to show particles too small to see with ordinary microscopesultramicroscope - light microscope that uses scattered light to show particles too small to see with ordinary microscopes
light microscope - microscope consisting of an optical instrument that magnifies the image of an object
Translations

ul·tra·mi·cro·scope

n. ultramicroscopio, microscopio de campo oscuro capaz de hacer visibles objetos que no se distinguen en un microscopio de luz común.