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1. microscope

noun. ['ˈmaɪkrəˌskoʊp'] magnifier of the image of small objects.

Synonyms

  • camera lucida
  • magnifier
  • electron microscope
  • angioscope

Etymology

  • microscopium (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word compound-microscope


1. Noun Phrase
The compound microscope uses a system of lenses that work together to increase the size of the image.

2. Noun Phrase
Wet mount the sample of gonadal tissue on a microscope slide and examine it under a compound microscope.

3. Noun Phrase
The magnification of a compound microscope can be multiplied because of the additional lens.

4. Noun Phrase
He is credited with making the earliest compound microscope in the 1590s.

2. compound

verb. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] make more intense, stronger, or more marked.

Synonyms

  • intensify
  • sharpen
  • raise
  • screw up
  • heat up
  • amplify
  • enhance
  • increase
  • heighten
  • fan
  • hot up

Antonyms

  • simplicity
  • open chain
  • unprotective
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts.

Antonyms

  • genuine

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. compound

verb. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] put or add together.

Synonyms

  • totalise
  • synthesize
  • synthesise
  • totalize
  • combine
  • mix
  • add

Antonyms

  • take away
  • acyclic
  • unleaded
  • easy

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient).

Antonyms

  • noble

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight.

Synonyms

  • flavone
  • arsenide
  • vanillin
  • anionic compound
  • hydrate
  • tenderiser
  • inorganic compound
  • monomer
  • adduct
  • base
  • iodocompound
  • stripper
  • chemical substance
  • iron carbide
  • fixing agent
  • benzofuran
  • hydroxide
  • telluride
  • aluminate
  • fixer
  • derivative
  • heterocyclic
  • hydrated oxide
  • ammine
  • antiknock
  • polymer
  • carbon disulfide
  • binary compound
  • goitrogen
  • manganese tetroxide
  • nitrate
  • chloride
  • silicide
  • carbonyl
  • exotherm
  • complex
  • chemical compound
  • yellowcake
  • heterocycle
  • azide
  • enantiomorph
  • preservative
  • ozonide
  • hydrogen cyanide
  • coumarone
  • alkali
  • nitrochloroform
  • acid
  • nitride
  • coordination compound
  • caustic
  • siloxane
  • defoliant
  • synthetic substance
  • organic compound
  • chromogen
  • pregnanediol
  • taurine
  • corrosive
  • buffer
  • nitrogen mustard
  • synthetic
  • repellent
  • formulation
  • tenderizer
  • sternutatory
  • allomorph
  • isomer
  • salt
  • dimer
  • menthol
  • cementite
  • incense
  • anhydride
  • benzoquinone
  • chloropicrin
  • oxide
  • triazine
  • cyanamide
  • preparation
  • solvate
  • bitter principle
  • acceptor
  • sulfide
  • enamel
  • enantiomer
  • sternutator
  • cumarone
  • cofactor
  • depilatory
  • heterocyclic compound
  • quinone
  • tetrachloride
  • sulphide
  • repellant
  • calcium-cyanamide
  • chemical

Antonyms

  • right
  • superior
  • nonworker
  • underived

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

7. compound

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] composed of more than one part.

Synonyms

  • rough
  • trilobate
  • bipinnatifid
  • tripinnated
  • conjugate
  • trilobed
  • bipartite
  • tripinnatifid
  • palmate
  • even-pinnate
  • paripinnate
  • pedate
  • tripinnate
  • pinnate
  • incised
  • complex
  • pinnatisect
  • radiate
  • dissected
  • palmatifid
  • trilobated
  • smooth
  • trifoliate
  • cleft
  • bilobed
  • palm-shaped
  • bipinnate
  • pinnated
  • ternate
  • pinnatifid
  • bilobated
  • bilobate
  • abruptly-pinnate
  • parted
  • quinquefoliate
  • imparipinnate
  • lobed
  • binate
  • decompound
  • lobate
  • odd-pinnate
  • trifoliated
  • three-lobed

Antonyms

  • smooth
  • simple
  • dehydrate
  • dehumidify

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

8. compound

verb. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] create by mixing or combining.

Synonyms

  • put together
  • tack
  • tack together
  • set up
  • assemble

Antonyms

  • unsarcastic
  • natural
  • illogical
  • analytic

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

9. compound

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts.

Antonyms

  • abduct

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

10. compound

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] composed of many distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony.

Synonyms

  • colonial

Antonyms

  • stay
  • push

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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