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light meter

noun
Origin of light meter
1920-1925
1920-25
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Examples from the web for light meter
  • And it's got a light meter on it so it's measuring a profile of light penetration as it goes down.
  • At one side of the sphere is a light meter which measures the light output of the lamp.
  • It is measured using a standard light meter employed for incident light measurement.
  • Use a hand held light meter to measure the amount of light available in work areas.
  • Uses portable light meter to measure and set light levels.
  • If one is clever, one can use the light meter in a camera to get a rough estimate.
British Dictionary definitions for light meter

light meter

noun
1.
another name for exposure meter
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