(also cover slip)
A small, thin piece of glass used to cover and protect a specimen on a microscope slide.
More example sentences
- Flow cells were fabricated by assembling two glass coverslips separated by a thin layer of parafilm.
- For the experiments, cells were grown on glass coverslips for several days.
- For fluorescence microscopy cells were grown on glass coverslips as described above.
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