cover slip
A square or circular piece of glass that covers the specimen on a microscope slide

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  • Cover slip — A box of 66 by 24 mm coverslips. A cover slip (bottom) and a microscope slide (top) …   Wikipedia

  • cover slip — noun a small and very thin piece of glass used to cover the specimen on a microscope slide • Syn: ↑cover glass • Hypernyms: ↑plate glass, ↑sheet glass • Part Holonyms: ↑slide, ↑microscope slide * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • cover slip — Micros. See cover glass. [1850 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • cover-slip — n. an extremely thin square or circle of glass used to protect the upper surface of a preparation on a microscope slide …   Medical dictionary

  • cover-slip — n. an extremely thin square or circle of glass used to protect the upper surface of a preparation on a microscope slide …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • cover-slip — …   Useful english dictionary

  • slip cover — noun 1. A loose cover for an item of furniture 2. A book jacket • • • Main Entry: ↑slip * * * ˈslip cover [slip cover slip covers] ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • cover glass — a thin, round or square piece of glass used to cover an object mounted on a slide for microscopic observation. Also called cover slip. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • cover glass — noun a small and very thin piece of glass used to cover the specimen on a microscope slide • Syn: ↑cover slip • Hypernyms: ↑plate glass, ↑sheet glass • Part Holonyms: ↑slide, ↑microscope slide …   Useful english dictionary

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