Meaning of spectrometer
Pronunciation: (spek-trom'i-tur), [key]
— n. Optics.
- an optical device for measuring wavelengths, deviation of refracted rays, and angles between faces of a prism, esp. an instrumentconsisting of a slit through which light passes, a collimator, a prism that deviates the light, and a telescope through which the deviated light is viewed and examined.
- spectrometer (Thesaurus)