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spectrophotometer

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noun spec·tro·pho·tom·e·ter \ˌspek-trō-fə-ˈtä-mə-tər\

Definition of spectrophotometer

  1. :  a photometer for measuring the relative intensities of the light in different parts of a spectrum

spec·tro·pho·to·met·ric play \-trə-ˌfō-tə-ˈme-trik\ also spec·tro·pho·to·met·ri·cal play \-tri-kəl\ adjective
spec·tro·pho·to·met·ri·cal·ly play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
spec·tro·pho·tom·e·try play \ˌspek-(ˌ)trō-fə-ˈtä-mə-trē\ noun


Origin of spectrophotometer

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1881


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spectrophotometer

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noun spec·tro·pho·tom·e·ter \ˌspek-trō-fə-ˈtäm-ət-ər\

Medical Definition of spectrophotometer

  1. :  a photometer for measuring the relative intensities of the light in different parts of a spectrum

  2. spec·tro·pho·to·met·ric \-trə-ˌfōt-ə-ˈme-trik\play adjective
    spec·tro·pho·to·met·ri·cal·ly \-tri-k(ə-)lē\play adverb
    spec·tro·pho·tom·e·try \ˌspek-(ˌ)trō-fə-ˈtäm-ə-trē\play noun, plural spec·tro·pho·tom·e·tries




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