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What structures are found in the compound light microscope that are not found in the dissecting microscope?

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A dissecting microscope is also known as stereo or stereoscopic microscope. It is an optical microscope of low magnification. As the name suggests, this microscope is used for dissecting purposes.  However, it could be used for other close work such as watchmaking, microsurgery or making or inspection of circuit boards.

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