microdetector

microdetector

(ˌmaɪkrəʊdɪˈtɛktə)
n
1. any instrument for measuring small quantities
2. any instrument for detecting small effects
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Determinacao de bifenilos policlorados em soro de cordao umbilical atraves de extracao por hidrolise acida seguida de cromatografia a gas acoplada a um microdetector de captura de eletrons.
The technology to create the sophisticated microdetectors was developed by scientists on board the space shuttle.