spectrograph


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spec·tro·graph

 (spĕk′trə-grăf′)
n.
1. A spectroscope equipped to photograph or otherwise record spectra.

spec′tro·graph′ic adj.
spec′tro·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
spec·trog′ra·phy (-trŏg′rə-fē) n.

spectrograph

(ˈspɛktrəʊˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
n
(General Physics) a spectroscope or spectrometer that produces a photographic record (spectrogram) of a spectrum. See also sound spectrograph
ˌspectroˈgraphic adj
ˌspectroˈgraphically adv
specˈtrography n

spec•tro•graph

(ˈspɛk trəˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)

n.
a spectroscope for photographing or producing a representation of a spectrum.
[1880–85]
spec•trog′ra•pher (-ˈtrɒg rə fər) n.
spec`tro•graph′ic (-ˈgræf ɪk) adj.
spec`tro•graph′i•cal•ly, adv.
spec•trog′ra•phy, n.

spec·tro·graph

(spĕk′trə-grăf′)
A spectroscope able to photograph or otherwise record spectra. ♦ The photograph of a spectrum produced by a spectrograph is called a spectrogram.

spectrograph

1. an optical device for breaking light down into a spectrum and recording the results photographically.
2. a spectrogram. — spectrographic, adj.
See also: Color
1. an optical device for breaking light down into a spectrum and recording the results photographically.
2. spectrogram. — spectrographic, adj.
See also: Light
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spectrograph - a spectroscope by which spectra can be photographedspectrograph - a spectroscope by which spectra can be photographed
sound spectrograph - a spectrograph for acoustic spectra
prism spectroscope, spectroscope - an optical instrument for spectrographic analysis
2.spectrograph - a photographic record of a spectrumspectrograph - a photographic record of a spectrum
photo, photograph, pic, exposure, picture - a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
visible speech - spectrogram of speech; speech displayed spectrographically
Translations

spectrograph

[ˈspektrəʊgrɑːf] Nespectrógrafo m

spectrograph

nSpektrograph m
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