Definition of microfiche in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmīkrəˌfēSH/

noun (plural same or microfiches)

A flat piece of film containing microphotographs of the pages of a newspaper, catalog, or other document: this new journal is available as a microfiche the index will be made available on microfiche
More example sentences
  • On microfiche, the documents were published by Primary Source Microfilm as Declassified Documents Reference System.
  • While Manda went to check out old newspapers in the microfiches, Michael surfed through a local news website from one of the terminals in the computer room.
  • The 101 is also available on microfiche at the Family History Library.


[with object]
Make a microfiche of (a newspaper, catalog, or other document).

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Syllabification: mi·cro·fiche

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