Megascopic
Megascopic Meg`a*scop"ic, Megascopical Meg`a*scop"ic*al, a. 1. (Physics) Of or pertaining to the megascope or the projection upon a screen of images of opaque objects. (b) Enlarged or magnified; -- said of images or of photographic pictures, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. (Geol.) Large enough to be seen; -- said of the larger structural features and components of rocks which do not require the use of the microscope to be perceived. Opposed to {microscopic}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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  • megascopic — [meg΄ə skäp′ik] adj. 〚 MEGA + SCOP(E) + IC〛 MACROSCOPIC (sense 1) megascopically adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • megascopic — [meg΄ə skäp′ik] adj. [ MEGA + SCOP(E) + IC] MACROSCOPIC (sense 1) megascopically adv …   English World dictionary

  • megascopic — adjective Etymology: mega + scopic (as in microscopic) Date: 1879 1. macroscopic 1 2. based on or relating to observations made with the unaided eye • megascopically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • megascopic — mega·scop·ic …   English syllables

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