[sen-si-tom-i-ter] /ˌsɛn sɪˈtɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Photography.
an instrument for testing the sensitivity of various types of film, consisting of an apparatus for exposing successive parts of the film to a light of standard intensity at successively increasing lengths of exposure.
an instrument for measuring the sensitivity to light of a photographic material over a range of exposures


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