infrared microscope

n.

A microscope equipped with infrared transmitting optics and capable of measuring the infrared absorption of minute samples with the aid of photoelectric cells.

Nearby words

  1. infraorder,
  2. infrapsychic,
  3. infrared,
  4. infrared astronomy,
  5. infrared galaxy,
  6. infrared photography,
  7. infrared radiation,
  8. infrared star,
  9. infrared telescope,
  10. infrasonic


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