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dichroscope

noun
  1. an instrument for investigating the dichroism of solutions or crystalsAlso called: dichroiscope, dichrooscope
Derived Formsdichroscopic (ˌdaɪkrəˈskɒpɪk), dichroiscopic or dichrooscopic, adjective

Word Origin

C19: from Greek dikhroos two-coloured + -scope
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