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Pronunciation: mi-krog'ra-fe


  1. Writing with very minute letters, sometimes observed in psychoses and in paralysis agitans.
  2. A description of objects seen with a microscope.

Synonym(s): photomicrography

[micro- + G. grapho, to write]

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