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reflectometer

[ ree-flek-tom-i-ter, ri- ]

noun

, Optics.
  1. a device for measuring reflectance.


reflectometer

/ ˌriːflɛkˈtɒmɪtə /

noun

  1. physics an instrument for measuring the ratio of the energy of a reflected wave to the incident wave in a system


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Word History and Origins

Origin of reflectometer1

First recorded in 1890–95; reflect + -o- + -meter

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