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microdensitometer

[mahy-kroh-den-si-tom-i-ter] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˌdɛn sɪˈtɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Photography
1.
a densitometer for measuring the density of minute areas of photographic negatives.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; micro- + densitometer
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  • The resulting image recorded photographically is scanned for pressure intensity patterns using a microdensitometer.

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