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polarized light microscopy

Microscopy using polarized light in which phenomena due to the preferential orientation of optical properties with respect to the vibration plane of the polarized light are made visible and correlated parameters are made measurable.
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  • polarisation microscopy
  • polarization microscopy
  • polarised light microscopy
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