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synonyms for actinometer

  • ASA scale
  • Scheiner scale
  • exposure meter
  • photometer
  • radiometer
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How to use actinometer in a sentence

For judging long exposures, the use of an actinometer (issued in many inexpensive forms) is helpful.
HOW TO OBSERVE IN ARCHAEOLOGYVARIOUS
We then shift the paper in the actinometer so as to get a fresh portion under the tissue strips, or we substitute a new piece.
THE BARNET BOOK OF PHOTOGRAPHYVARIOUS
Now refer to the actinometer and see what has taken place on the silver paper which we put into it.
THE BARNET BOOK OF PHOTOGRAPHYVARIOUS
The mystery was not a new type of infernal machine as they imagined but merely a home-made actinometer!
SIXTEEN MONTHS IN FOUR GERMAN PRISONSHENRY CHARLES MAHONEY
A very suitable instrument for timing the exposure of carbon tissue is Sawyer's actinometer.
PHOTOGRAVUREHENRY R. BLANEY
Close the back and we then have a thoroughly efficient actinometer.
THE BARNET BOOK OF PHOTOGRAPHYVARIOUS
Certain types of chemical actinometer are used in its measurement.
METEOROLOGYCHARLES FITZHUGH TALMAN
We can, however, by chemical means arrive at an exact estimate of the active power, and for this purpose an actinometer is used.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 492, JUNE 6, 1885VARIOUS
You may sometimes find that the actinometer indicates a very different exposure from what the eye would lead you to expect.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 492, JUNE 6, 1885VARIOUS
The actinometer indicated an exposure of thirty seconds where in good light one would be right.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 492, JUNE 6, 1885VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO ACTINOMETER

  • ASA scale
  • Scheiner scale
  • actinometer
  • exposure meter
  • photometer
  • radiometer
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