microscopy

Definitions of microscopy
  1. noun
    research with the use of microscopes
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    electron microscopy
    microscopy with the use of electron microscopes
    dark field illumination, dark ground illumination
    a form of microscopic examination of living material by scattered light; specimens appear luminous against a dark background
    fluorescence microscopy
    light microscopy in which the specimen is irradiated at wavelengths that excite fluorochromes
    indirect immunofluorescence
    a method of using fluorescence microscopy to detect the presence of an antigen indirectly
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    research
    systematic investigation to establish facts
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