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microphotometer

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noun mi·cro·pho·tom·e·ter \-fō-ˈtä-mə-tər\

Definition of microphotometer

  1. :  an instrument for measuring the amount of light transmitted or reflected by small areas or for measuring the relative densities of spectral lines on a photographic film or plate

mi·cro·pho·to·met·ric play \-ˌfō-tə-ˈme-trik\ adjective
mi·cro·pho·to·met·ri·cal·ly play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
mi·cro·pho·tom·e·try play \-fō-ˈtä-mə-trē\ noun


Origin of microphotometer

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1899


Medical Dictionary

microphotometer

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noun mi·cro·pho·tom·e·ter \-fō-ˈtäm-ət-ər\

Medical Definition of microphotometer

  1. :  an instrument for measuring the amount of light transmitted or reflected by small areas or for measuring the relative densities of spectral lines on a photographic film or plate

  2. mi·cro·pho·to·met·ric \-ˌfōt-ə-ˈme-trik\play adjective
    mi·cro·pho·to·met·ri·cal·ly \-tri-k(ə-)lē\play adverb
    mi·cro·pho·tom·e·try \-fō-ˈtäm-ə-trē\play noun, plural mi·cro·pho·tom·e·tries




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