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microphotometer

[mahy-kroh-foh-tom-i-ter]
noun Optics.
  1. a photometer adapted for measuring the intensity of light emitted, transmitted, or reflected by minute objects.
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Origin of microphotometer

First recorded in 1895–1900; micro- + photometer
Related formsmi·cro·pho·to·met·ric [mahy-kroh-foh-tuh-me-trik] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˌfoʊ təˈmɛ trɪk/, adjectivemi·cro·pho·to·met·ri·cal·ly, adverbmi·cro·pho·tom·e·try, noun
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