Definition of microstudy in US English:

microstudy

noun

Social Sciences
  • (A) An investigation of a relatively small social group, or of an issue concerning such a group; the action of conducting such an investigation. (b) An investigation which constitutes only part of a wider study.

Origin

1970s. From micro- + study.

Pronunciation

microstudy

/ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)ˌstʌdi/