Definition of microplate in English:

microplate

noun

  • 1Chiefly Biology. A plate adapted for use in a microtechnique; especially a microwell plate.

  • 2Geology. A relatively small lithospheric plate.

Origin

Early 20th century. From micro- + plate.

Pronunciation

microplate

/ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)pleɪt/