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spectroscopy

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

Definition of SPECTROSCOPY

1
:  the process or technique of using a spectroscope or spectrometer
2
:  the production and investigation of spectra

First Known Use of SPECTROSCOPY

1869
Medical Dictionary

spectroscopy

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

Medical Definition of SPECTROSCOPY

1
a :  the production and investigation of spectra b :  the process or technique of using a spectroscope or spectrometer
2
:  physics that deals with the theory and interpretation of interactions between matter and radiation (as electromagnetic radiation)
July 04, 2015
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