Polariscope
Polariscope Po*lar"i*scope, n. [Polar + -scope.] (Opt.) An instrument consisting essentially of a polarizer and an analyzer, used for polarizing light, and analyzing its properties. [1913 Webster]

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  • polariscope — [ pɔlariskɔp ] n. m. • 1844; de polari et scope ♦ Phys. Appareil d optique permettant de distinguer les rayons lumineux polarisés. Le polariscope d Arago. ● polariscope nom masculin Instrument permettant de voir si une lumière est naturelle ou… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • polariscope — [pō lar′ə skōp΄] n. [ POLARI(ZE) + SCOPE] 1. an instrument for detecting or demonstrating the polarization of light, or for looking at things in polarized light 2. POLARIMETER (sense 2) polariscopic [pō lar′iskäp′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

  • polariscope — poliariskopas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Įtaisas dalinei šviesos poliarizacijai stebėti. atitikmenys: angl. polariscope vok. Polariskop, n rus. полярископ, m pranc. polariscope, m …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • polariscope — poliariskopas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. polariscope vok. Polariskop, n rus. полярископ, m pranc. polariscope, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • polariscope — poliariskopas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Prietaisas dalinei šviesos poliarizacijai stebėti. atitikmenys: angl. polariscope rus. полярископ …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • polariscope — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from polarization Date: 1829 1. an instrument for studying the properties of or examining substances in polarized light 2. polarimeter 2 • polariscopic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • polariscope — polariscopic /poh lar euh skop ik, peuh /, adj. polariscopically, adv. /poh lar euh skohp , peuh /, n. Optics. an instrument for measuring or exhibiting the polarization of light or for examining substances in polarized light, often to determine… …   Universalium

  • polariscope — noun a polarimeter …   Wiktionary

  • polariscope — An instrument for studying the phenomena of the polarization of light. [Mod. L. polaris, polar, + G. skopeo, to examine] * * * po·lari·scope pō lar ə .skōp n 1) an instrument for studying the properties of or examining substances in polarized… …   Medical dictionary

  • polariscope — (po la ri sko p ) s. m. Synonyme de polarimètre. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Polariser, et du grec, examiner …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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