TITLE

microscope

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1360
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "microscope" is presented. Microscope refers to an optical instrument that greatly magnifies minute objects. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21236018

 

Related Articles

  • magnification.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1293 

    A definition of the medical term "magnification" is presented. Magnification refers to the process of increasing the apparent size of an object, especially under a microscope. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • nosepiece.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1480 

    A definition of the medical term "nosepiece" is presented. It refers to the portion of a microscope to which the objective lenses attach. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • microscopy.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1361 

    A definition of the medical term "microscope" is presented. Microscope refers to an optical instrument that greatly magnifies minute objects. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • microspectroscope.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1361 

    A definition of the medical term "microspectroscope" is presented. Microspectroscope refers to a combined spectroscope and microscope. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • leptoscope.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1225 

    A definition of the medical term "leptoscope" is presented. It is an optical device for measuring the thickness of cell membranes. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

  • mirror.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1369 

    A definition of the medical term "mirror" is presented. The term refers to a polished surface that reflects light and thus reproduces visible images of objects in front of it. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the...

  • planoconvex.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1682 

    A definition of the medical term "planoconvex" is presented. It refers to an optical lens that is flat on one side and convex on the other. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • prismoptometer.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1775 

    A definition of the term "prismoptometer" is presented. It refers to a device which is useful in estimating abnormal refraction of the eye by using prisms.

  • stereopsis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2072 

    A definition of the term "stereopsis" is presented. It refers to the depth perception in binoculars.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics