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mass spectroscope

noun, Physics.
1.
an instrument used to determine the masses of small, electrically charged particles.
Origin of mass spectroscope
1955-1960
1955-60
Related forms
mass spectroscopy, noun
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mass spectroscopy in Science
mass spectroscopy  
See under spectroscopy.
mass spectroscope  
See under spectroscope.
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