Candle meter
Candle meter Candle meter (Photom.) The illumination given by a standard candle at a distance of one meter; -- used as a unit of illumination, except in Great Britain. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • candle meter — candle meter, a unit of illumination equivalent to the amount of light from one international candle at a distance of one meter; meter candle; lux …   Useful english dictionary

  • candle-meter — SYN: lux …   Medical dictionary

  • candle-meter — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : lux …   Useful english dictionary

  • Foot-candle meter — Люксметр …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • meter candle — meter candle, a unit of illumination equal to one lux; candle meter …   Useful english dictionary

  • candle — Synonyms and related words: ASA scale, Agnus Dei, British candle, Hefner candle, Holy Grail, Host, Pieta, Sanctus bell, Sangraal, Scheiner scale, ark, asperger, asperges, aspergillum, bambino, bayberry candle, beadroll, beads, bougie, bougie… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • meter-candle — SYN: lux. * * * meter candle or chiefly Brit metre candle n LUX …   Medical dictionary

  • meter-candle — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: meter (IV) : lux * * * /mee teuhr kan dl/, n. lux. Abbr.: mc [1905 10] …   Useful english dictionary

  • meter-candle — /mee teuhr kan dl/, n. lux. Abbr.: mc [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • meter-candle-second — /mee teuhr kan dl sek euhnd/, n. a unit of light exposure equivalent to one lux for one second. * * * …   Universalium

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