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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The use of a device that measures the intensity of a form of energy

Usage examples (19)
  • The device is built on technology called microwave radiometry, which measures small temperature changes in internal tissue.
  • Some doctors already use microwave radiometry for breast cancer detection, but the equipment is elaborate and far from portable.
  • We now have much better instrumentation that, over time, will tell us much more about CO2 sensitivity e.g. ocean heat content instrumentation and improving satellite...
  • Her textbook contributions on radiometry, the measurement of the intensity of visible light radiation and the temperature of flames remained the standard introduction to... for more
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