Absorptiometry Definition

əb-zôrptē-ŏmĭ-trē, -sôrp-
Measurement of the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by something being tested or analyzed: radiologists often use this to determine bone density.
Webster's New World
A method of chemical analysis in which a sample of a substance is exposed to electromagnetic radiation, and the amount of radiation absorbed is measured to determine the chemical composition or concentration of the substance.
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