Definition of microfiche in English:


Line breaks: micro|fiche
Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)fiːʃ


  • A flat piece of film containing microphotographs of the pages of a newspaper, catalogue, or other document: the journal is available as a microfiche [mass noun]: they are putting back issues on microfiche
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    • 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.


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  • Reproduce (a document) on microfilm: what would once have been in print will soon be microfiched

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