follow Dictionary.com

Your favorite word could be our Word of the Day!

dark-field

[dahrk-feeld] /ˈdɑrkˌfild/
adjective, Optics.
1.
of or pertaining to the illumination of an object by which it is seen, through a microscope, as bright against a dark background.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for dark-field

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for darkfield

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends