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absorptiometer

Line breaks: ab¦sorp|ti¦om¦eter
Pronunciation: /əbˌzɔːpʃɪˈɒmɪtə, -ˌsɔːp-/

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Definition of absorptiometer in English:

noun

Physics
An instrument for measuring the absorption of light or other radiation.

Derivatives

absorptiometric

1
Pronunciation: /-ˈmɛtrɪk/
adjective

absorptiometry

2
noun

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