microphotometer

noun
mi·​cro·​pho·​tom·​e·​ter | \-fō-ˈtä-mə-tər \

Definition of microphotometer 

: an instrument for measuring the amount of light transmitted or reflected by small areas or for measuring the relative densities of spectral lines on a photographic film or plate

Other Words from microphotometer

microphotometric \-​ˌfō-​tə-​ˈme-​trik \ adjective
microphotometrically \-​tri-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb
microphotometry \-​fō-​ˈtä-​mə-​trē \ noun

First Known Use of microphotometer

1899, in the meaning defined above

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microphotometer

noun
mi·​cro·​pho·​tom·​e·​ter | \-fō-ˈtäm-ət-ər \

Medical Definition of microphotometer 

: an instrument for measuring the amount of light transmitted or reflected by small areas or for measuring the relative densities of spectral lines on a photographic film or plate

Other Words from microphotometer

microphotometric \-​ˌfōt-​ə-​ˈme-​trik \ adjective
microphotometrically \-​tri-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb
microphotometry \-​fō-​ˈtäm-​ə-​trē \ noun plural microphotometries

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