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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mi·cro·scop·ic /ˌmaɪkrəˈskɑpɪk/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 mi·cro·scop·ic /-ɪkəl/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mi·cro·scop·ic Mi·cro·scop·ic·al a.
 1. Of or pertaining to the microscope or to microscopy; made with a microscope; as, microscopic observation.
 2. Able to see extremely minute objects.
    Why has not man a microscopic eye?   --Pope.
 3. Very small. Specifically, visible only by the aid of a microscope; as, a microscopic insect; also used figuratively; as, a microscopic advantage.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of or relating to or used in microscopy; "microscopic
             analysis"; "microscopical examination" [syn: microscopical]
      2: too small to be seen except under a microscope [syn: microscopical,
          small] [ant: macroscopic]
      3: extremely precise with great attention to details; "examined
         it with microscopic care"
      4: infinitely or immeasurably small; "two minute whiplike
         threads of protoplasm"; "reduced to a microscopic scale"
         [syn: infinitesimal, minute]