absorp

• absorption

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  • absorp — obs. form of absorb …   Useful english dictionary

  • absorp — absorption …   Medical dictionary

  • absorption spectrum — absorp′tion spec trum n. phs the spectrum formed by electromagnetic radiation that has passed through a medium in which radiation of certain frequencies is absorbed • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • absorptiveness — absorpˈtiveness or absorptivˈity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑absorb * * * absorptiveness (əbˈsɔːptɪvnɪs) [f. prec. + ness.] The quality of being absorptive …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tunable diode laser absorption spectroscopy — (TDLAS) is a technique for measuring the concentration of certain species such as methane, water vapor and many more, in a gaseous mixture using tunable diode lasers and laser absorption spectrometry. The advantage of TDLAS over other techniques… …   Wikipedia

  • Zero field splitting — describes various interactions of the energy levels of an electron spin (S>1/2) even in the absence of an applied magnetic field. It is important in the electron spin resonance of biological molecules.The value of the ZFS parameter is usually… …   Wikipedia

  • Laser absorption spectrometry — (LAS) refers to techniques that utilize lasers to assess the concentration or amount of a species in gas phase by absorption spectrometry (AS).It is well known that optical spectroscopic techniques in general and laser based techniques in… …   Wikipedia

  • X-ray notation — is a method of labeling atomic orbitals that grew out of X ray science. It is still traditionally used with most x ray spectroscopy techniques including AES and XPS. In X ray notation, every principal quantum number is given a letter associated… …   Wikipedia

  • self-absorbed — self′ absorbed′ adj. preoccupied with one s thoughts, interests, etc • Etymology: 1840–50 self′ absorp′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • absorptivity — noun (physics) the property of a body that determines the fraction of the incident radiation or sound flux absorbed or absorbable by the body • Syn: ↑absorption factor • Derivationally related forms: ↑absorptive • Topics: ↑physics, ↑natural …   Useful english dictionary

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