Definition of stereomicroscope in English:


Line breaks: stereo|micro|scope
Pronunciation: /ˌstɛrɪəʊˈmʌɪkrəskəʊp
, ˌstɪərɪəʊ-/


  • A binocular microscope that gives a relatively low-power stereoscopic view of the subject.
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    • Morphological features of fresh flowers were recorded using a binocular stereomicroscope with a camera lucida attachment.
    • The capillary is mounted on a micromanipulator and the operation is viewed under a stereomicroscope.
    • The viability was visually evaluated by checking membrane integrity using a phase-contrast stereomicroscope.

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