noun Photography.
an instrument for testing the sensitivity of various types of film, consisting of an apparatus for exposing successive parts of the film to a light of standard intensity at successively increasing lengths of exposure.

1875–80; sensit(ive) + -o- + -meter

sensitometric [sen-suh-toh-me-trik] , adjective
sensitometrically, adverb Unabridged
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sensitometer (ˌsɛnsɪˈtɒmɪtə)
an instrument for measuring the sensitivity to light of a photographic material over a range of exposures

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Read and follow the manufacturer's instructions for your sensitometer and densitometer.
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