Definition of micro- in English:

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micro-

Pronunciation: /ˈmīkrō/

combiningForm

1Small: microcar
1.1Of reduced or restricted size: microdot microprocessor
2(Used commonly in units of measurement) denoting a factor of one millionth (10−6): microfarad

Origin

From Greek mikros 'small'.

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Syllabification: micro-

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