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diffractometer

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noun dif·frac·tom·e·ter \di-ˌfrak-ˈtä-mə-tər\

Definition of diffractometer

  1. :  an instrument for analyzing the structure of a usually crystalline substance from the scattering pattern produced when a beam of radiation or particles (as X-rays or neutrons) strikes it

dif·frac·to·met·ric play \di-ˌfrak-tə-ˈme-trik\ adjective
dif·frac·tom·e·try play \di-ˌfrak-ˈtä-mə-trē\ noun


Circa 1909

First Known Use of diffractometer

circa 1909


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