Definition of microprint in English:

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microprint

Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)prɪnt/

noun

[mass noun]
Printed text reduced by microphotography.
Example sentences
  • And there's not get out by burying the explanations in microprint.
  • The ASA was very careful to point out that there would be no get out by burying the screen size explanations in microprint.

Derivatives

microprinting

noun
Example sentences
  • Figure 8 depicts the stamp and a close-up of the microprinting that forms Varela's left eye and eyebrow.
  • Excerpts from the current version of the anthem are reproduced as microprinting on this side of the note.
  • Some security features, such as bleedthrough numbering and microprinting, are relatively inexpensive.

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