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spectrograph

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noun spec·tro·graph \-ˌgraf\

Definition of spectrograph

  1. :  an instrument for dispersing radiation (as electromagnetic radiation or sound waves) into a spectrum and recording or mapping the spectrum

spectrographic play \ˌspek-t(r)ə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective
spectrographically play \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
spectrography play \spek-ˈträ-grə-fē\ noun


Origin of spectrograph

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1884


Medical Dictionary

spectrograph

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noun spec·tro·graph \-ˌgraf\

Medical Definition of spectrograph

  1. :  an instrument for dispersing radiation (as electromagnetic radiation or sound waves) into a spectrum and photographing or mapping the spectrum

spectrographic \ˌspek-t(r)ə-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective
spectrographically \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb
spectrography \spek-ˈträg-rə-fē\play noun plural spectrographies



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