Absorbance Definition

noun

(physics) A logarithmic measure of the amount of light that is absorbed when passing through a substance; the capacity of a substance to absorb light of a given wavelength; optical density. [First attested in the mid 20th century.]

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Synonyms:
photographic densitytransmission densityoptical density

Other Word Forms of Absorbance

Noun

Singular:
absorbance
Plural:
absorbances

Origin of Absorbance

  • absorb +‎ -ance

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