TITLE

substage

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2099
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "substage" is presented. It refers to the part of the microscope below the stage by which attachments are held in place.
ACCESSION #
21247204

 

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