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spectroscopy

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noun spec·tros·co·py \spek-ˈträs-kə-pē\

Definition of spectroscopy

  1. 1 :  the process or technique of using a spectroscope or spectrometer

  2. 2 :  the production and investigation of spectra



1869

First Known Use of spectroscopy

1869


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spectroscopy

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noun spec·tros·co·py \spek-ˈträs-kə-pē\

Medical Definition of spectroscopy

plural spec·tros·co·pies

  1. 1a:  the production and investigation of spectrab:  the process or technique of using a spectroscope or spectrometer

  2. 2:  physics that deals with the theory and interpretation of interactions between matter and radiation (as electromagnetic radiation)




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