Definition of optical tweezers in English:

optical tweezers

Syllabification: op·ti·cal tweez·ers

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

  • A device that uses light from a low-wattage laser to manipulate individual molecules within cells. Also called laser tweezers.

More definitions of optical tweezers

Definition of optical tweezers in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space