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Definition of the noun photographic density
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- (physics) a measure of the extent to which a substance transmits light or other electromagnetic radiation
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A Dictionary of Science (2017)
by Jonathan Law
An instrument used to measure the *photographic density of an image on a film or photographic print. Densitometers work by letting the specimen transmit or reflect a beam of light and monitoring the transmitted or reflected intensity.
by Norman J. Hyne
VD display variable-density log a type of acoustic or cement bond log that plots depth versus time and displays the full wave train recorded in variable photographic density or intensity modulated-time mode. The variable-density log is ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
an instrument for measuring the photographic density of an image on a film or photographic print. 468 – derivatives densitometric adjective, densitometrically adverb, densitometry noun. density 7noun (pl. densities) [mass noun] 1 the degree ...
Mosby's Dental Dictionary (2007)
by Elsevier, Mosby
n the range between the minimum and maximum film exposures to radiation that yields images of structures of which photographic density differences are discernible under normal viewing conditions.
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