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diaphanometer

[dahy-af-uh-nom-i-ter] /daɪˌæf əˈnɒm ɪ tər/
noun
1.
an instrument for measuring the transparency of a solid, liquid, or gas.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; diaphan(ous) + -o- + -meter
Related forms
diaphanometric
[dahy-af-uh-nuh-me-trik] /daɪˌæf ə nəˈmɛ trɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
diaphanometry, noun
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