1. dark-field microscope light microscope that uses scattered light to show particles too small to see with ordinary microscopes
  2. compound microscope light microscope that has two converging lens systems: the objective and the eyepiece
  3. marketing research research that gathers and analyzes information about the moving of good or services from producer to consumer
  4. light microscope microscope consisting of an optical instrument that magnifies the image of an object
  5. market cross a cross-shaped monument set up in the marketplace of a town where public business is often conducted
  6. ultramicroscopic too small to be seen without an ultramicroscope
  7. microscopist a scientist who specializes in research with the use of microscopes
  8. microscopic so small as to be invisible without a magnifying device
  9. electron microscopic of or relating to or involving an electron microscope
  10. operating microscope binocular microscope used in surgery to provide a clear view of small and inaccessible parts of the body (as in microsurgery)
  11. macroscopic visible to the naked eye; using the naked eye
  12. mercantilism a system of increasing wealth through colonization and trade
  13. merchant marine conveyance provided by the ships belonging to one country or industry
  14. genus Microstomus a genus of Pleuronectidae
  15. antimicrobic capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of disease-causing microorganisms
  16. sergeant first class a sergeant in the Army above the rank of staff sergeant and below master sergeant
  17. direct marketing marketing via a promotion delivered directly to the individual prospective customer
  18. spectroscopic of or relating to or involving spectroscopy
  19. fluorescence microscopy light microscopy in which the specimen is irradiated at wavelengths that excite fluorochromes
  20. genus Microstrobos 2 species of small evergreen shrubs of Australia and Tasmania