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cytophotometer

[ sahy-toh-foh-tom-i-ter ]
/ ˌsaɪ toʊ foʊˈtɒm ɪ tər /
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noun Cytology.

an instrument for examining cells by determining the intensity or wavelengths of light transmitted through them.

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OTHER WORDS FROM cytophotometer

cy·to·pho·tom·e·try, noun
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Medical definitions for cytophotometer

cytophotometer
[ sī′tō-fō-tŏmĭ-tər ]

n.

An instrument used to determine the identity and location of the chemical compounds within a cell by measuring the intensity of light passing through stained sections of the cytoplasm.
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