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Pronunciation: bī′ō-mī-kros′kŏ-pē


  1. Microscopic examination of living tissue in the body.
  2. Examination of the cornea, aqueous humor, lens, vitreous humor, and retina by use of a slitlamp combined with a binocular microscope.

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