isosbestic point

[ ī′səs-bĕstĭk ]

n.

A spectroscopic wavelength at which the absorbance of two substances, one of which can be converted into the other, is the same.

Nearby words

  1. isopycnic,
  2. isopyre,
  3. isorhythm,
  4. isorhythmic,
  5. isorrhea,
  6. isosceles,
  7. isoseismal,
  8. isoseismic,
  9. isosexual,
  10. isosmotic


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