macroscope

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

macro- +‎ -scope

Noun[edit]

macroscope (plural macroscopes)

  1. A wide-field imaging device
    • 2008 January 22, Aniruddha Das Yevgeniy B. Sirotin, “Anticipatory haemodynamic signals in sensory cortex not predicted by local neuronal activity”, in Nature, volume 457, number 7228, DOI:10.1038/nature07664:
      Ratzlaff, E. H. & Grinvald, A. A tandem-lens epifluorescence macroscope: hundred-fold brightness advantage for wide-field imaging .

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