polariscope

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noun po·lar·i·scope \pō-ˈla-rə-ˌskōp\

Definition of polariscope

  1. 1 :  an instrument for studying the properties of or examining substances in polarized light

  2. 2 :  polarimeter 2

polariscopic

play \-ˌla-rə-ˈskä-pik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of polariscope

International Scientific Vocabulary, from polarization


First Known Use: 1829


Medical Dictionary

polariscope

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noun po·lari·scope \pō-ˈlar-ə-ˌskōp\

Medical Definition of polariscope

  1. 1:  an instrument for studying the properties of or examining substances in polarized light

  2. 2:  polarimeter 2


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