Definition of electron optics

: a branch of physics in which the principles of optics are applied to beams of electrons

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electron-optical \ i-​ˌlek-​ˌträn-​ˈäp-​ti-​kəl How to pronounce electron-optical (audio) \ adjective

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1916, in the meaning defined above

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Medical Definition of electron optics

: a branch of physics in which the principles of optics are applied to beams of electrons

Other Words from electron optics

electron-optical \ i-​ˌlek-​ˌträ-​ˈnäp-​ti-​kəl How to pronounce electron-optical (audio) \ adjective

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