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brightline spectrum

noun, Physical Chemistry.
1.
the spectrum of an incandescent substance appearing on a spectrogram as one or more bright lines against a dark background.
Also called brightline.
Origin of brightline spectrum
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90
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