Definition of micro–macro in US English:

micro–macro

adjective

  • Designating the relationship or distinction between the small and the large elements of an entity, or between small and large examples of a thing. Also (occasionally) as noun.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Econometrica. From micro + macro.

Pronunciation

micro–macro

/ˌmʌɪkrəʊˈmakrəʊ/