fluorometer

play
noun fluo·rom·e·ter \flu̇-ˈrä-mə-tər, flȯ-\
variants: or

fluorimeter

play \flu̇-ˈri-mə-tər, flȯ-\

Definition of fluorometer

  1. :  an instrument for measuring fluorescence and related phenomena (such as intensity of radiation)

fluorometric

or

fluorimetric

play \ˌflu̇r-ə-ˈme-trik, ˌflȯr-\ adjective

fluorometry

play \flu̇-ˈrä-mə-trē, flȯ-\ or

fluorimetry

\flu̇-ˈri-mə-trē, flȯ-\ noun

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First Known Use of fluorometer

1897


Medical Dictionary

fluorometer

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noun flu·o·rom·e·ter \ˌflu̇(-ə)r-ˈäm-ət-ər\
variants: or

fluorimeter

\-ˈim-\play play

Medical Definition of fluorometer

  1. :  an instrument for measuring fluorescence that is used especially to determine intensities of radiations (as X-rays) from the fluorescence they produce or from concentrations of substances (as uranium or vitamins of the B complex) capable of forming fluorescent compounds

fluorometric

or

fluorimetric

\ˌflu̇(-ə)r-ə-ˈme-trik\play adjective

fluorometry

\ˌflu̇(-ə)r-ˈäm-ə-trē\play or

fluorimetry

\-ˈim-\play play noun plural

fluorometries


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