astrophotometry

[ as-troh-foh-tom-i-tree ]
/ ˌæs troʊ foʊˈtɒm ɪ tri /

noun

the measurement of the intensity of light of celestial objects.

Nearby words

  1. astronomical twilight,
  2. astronomical unit,
  3. astronomical year,
  4. astronomy,
  5. astrophotography,
  6. astrophysicist,
  7. astrophysics,
  8. astrosphere,
  9. astrotourist,
  10. astroturf

Origin of astrophotometry


Related formsas·tro·pho·to·met·ric [as-troh-foh-tuh-me-trik] /ˌæs troʊˌfoʊ təˈmɛ trɪk/, as·tro·pho·to·met·ri·cal, adjectiveas·tro·pho·to·met·ri·cal·ly, adverb

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