Definition of intensity in English:


Line breaks: in¦ten|sity
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈtɛnsɪti

noun (plural intensities)

[mass noun]
  • 2The measurable amount of a property, such as force, brightness, or a magnetic field: hydrothermal processes of low intensity [count noun]: different light intensities
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    • For that purpose laser light at very high intensities irradiates the skin to destroy the tattoo pigments.
    • They grow well under relatively low light intensities and are good plants to grow under fluorescent lights.
    • Also, intensities increase across all wavelengths as temperature increases.

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