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ac·ti·nom·e·ter

 (ăk′tə-nŏm′ĭ-tər)
n.
Any of several radiometric instruments, such as a pyrheliometer, used chiefly for meteorological measurements of terrestrial and solar radiation.

ac′ti·no·met′ric (-nō-mĕt′rĭk), ac′ti·no·met′ri·cal adj.
ac′ti·nom′e·try n.
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Adj.1.actinometric - of or related to actinometryactinometric - of or related to actinometry  
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Report to the international commission for solar research on actinometric investigations of solar and atmospheric radiation," Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, vol.
The AT-50 actinometers, continuously in use in actinometric networks in the territory of the former USSR, have the full field of view, FOV = 10[degrees].
Therefore more detailed background data on the annual value of the underlying surface radiation balance for actinometric stations were used.
(2004); methods, procedures, and new actinometric substances that have been proposed were summarized, and potential errors in chemical actinometry were discussed in detail in that report.