Microscope



  • An optical instrument, consisting of a lens, or combination oflenses, for making an enlarged image of an object which is too minuteto be viewed by the naked eye. Compound microscope, an instrumentconsisting of a combination of lenses such that the image formed bythe lens or set of lenses nearest the object (called the objective)is magnified by another lens called the ocular or eyepiece.-- Oxyhydrogen microscope, and Solar microscope. See underOxyhydrogen, and Solar.-- Simple, or Single, microscope, a single convex lens used tomagnify objects placed in its focus.



  • Apparatus that is commonly used to engage in the smoking of a certain herb.



  • a scientific device used to magnify someone's insanely small chode