photopolarimeter


pho·to·po·la·rim·e·ter

noun \ˌfō-tō-ˌpō-lə-ˈri-mə-tər\

Definition of PHOTOPOLARIMETER

:  an instrument used to measure the intensity and polarization of reflected light (as from clouds enveloping a planet)

First Known Use of PHOTOPOLARIMETER

circa 1889

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: photopolymer
Previous Word in the Dictionary: photoplay
All Words Near: photopolarimeter

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up photopolarimeter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More