spectrophotometer


spec·tro·pho·tom·e·ter

noun \ˌspek-trō-fə-ˈtä-mə-tər\

Definition of SPECTROPHOTOMETER

:  a photometer for measuring the relative intensities of the light in different parts of a spectrum
spec·tro·pho·to·met·ric \-trə-ˌfō-tə-ˈme-trik\ also spec·tro·pho·to·met·ri·cal \-tri-kəl\ adjective
spec·tro·pho·to·met·ri·cal·ly \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
spec·tro·pho·tom·e·try \ˌspek-(ˌ)trō-fə-ˈtä-mə-trē\ noun

Origin of SPECTROPHOTOMETER

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1881

spec·tro·pho·tom·e·ter

noun \ˌspek-trō-fə-ˈtäm-ət-ər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SPECTROPHOTOMETER

: a photometer for measuring the relative intensities of the light in different parts of a spectrum
spec·tro·pho·to·met·ric \-trə-ˌfōt-ə-ˈme-trik\ adjective
spec·tro·pho·to·met·ri·cal·ly \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
spec·tro·pho·tom·e·try \ˌspek-(ˌ)trō-fə-ˈtäm-ə-trē\ noun, plural spec·tro·pho·tom·e·tries

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