• Definition for "micrometer"
    • a computer device for measuring very small distances,…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "micrometer"
    • In 2001 Japanese scientists made a…
    • View More
  • Rhyme for "micrometer"
  • Hypernym for "micrometer"
  • Cross Reference for "micrometer"
  • Equivalent for "micrometer"
  • Same Context for "micrometer"

micrometer definition

  • noun:
    • a computer device for measuring very small distances, items, or perspectives, particularly one based on the rotation of a finely threaded screw, such as relation to a microscope.
    • A unit of length add up to one thousandth (10-3) of a millimeter or one millionth (10-6)of a meter.
    • An SI/MKS device of measure, the length of one one-millionth of a meter. Symbols: ┬Ám, um, rm
    • A device accustomed determine distance really precisely but within a finite range, particularly level, thickness, and diameter.
    • a musical instrument, used with a telescope or microscope, for measuring minute distances, and/or obvious diameters of things which subtend small sides. The measurement offered directly usually regarding the picture of object formed in the focus associated with the object-glass.
    • a musical instrument for measuring microscopic lengths and perspectives.
    • a metric device of length add up to one millionth of a meter
    • caliper for measuring small distances
113 votes

How would you define micrometer?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!