microdensitometer

noun
mi·​cro·​den·​si·​tom·​e·​ter | \ ˈmī-krō-ˌden(t)-sə-ˈtä-mə-tər How to pronounce microdensitometer (audio) \

Definition of microdensitometer

: a densitometer for measuring the densities of microscopic areas

Other Words from microdensitometer

microdensitometric \ ˈmī-​krō-​ˌden(t)-​sə-​tə-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce microdensitometer (audio) \ adjective
microdensitometry \ ˈmī-​krō-​ˌden(t)-​sə-​ˈtä-​mə-​trē How to pronounce microdensitometer (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of microdensitometer

1935, in the meaning defined above

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“Microdensitometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microdensitometer. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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