spectroscope

noun spec·tro·scope \ ˈspek-trə-ˌskōp \

Definition of spectroscope

: an instrument for forming and examining spectra especially in the visible region of the electromagnetic spectrum

spectroscopic

play \ˌspek-trə-ˈskä-pik\ adjective

spectroscopically

play \ˌspek-trə-ˈskä-pi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

spectroscopist

play \spek-ˈträ-skə-pist\ noun

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SPECTROSCOPE Defined for English Language Learners

spectroscope

noun

Definition of spectroscope for English Language Learners

  • : a device that is used to measure the properties of light


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spectroscope

noun spec·tro·scope \ ˈspek-trə-ˌskōp \

medical Definition of spectroscope

: an instrument for forming and examining optical spectra

spectroscopic

play \ˌspek-trə-ˈskäp-ik\ adjective

spectroscopically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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