microphotometer

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

Definition of microphotometer

  1. :  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

microphotometric

play \-ˌfō-tə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

microphotometrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

microphotometry

play \-fō-ˈtä-mə-trē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of microphotometer

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1899


Medical Dictionary

microphotometer

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

Medical Definition of microphotometer

  1. :  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

microphotometric

\-ˌfōt-ə-ˈme-trik\play adjective

microphotometrically

\-tri-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

microphotometry

\-fō-ˈtäm-ə-trē\play noun plural

microphotometries


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