[spek-troh-poh-luh-rim-i-ter] /ˌspɛk troʊˌpoʊ ləˈrɪm ɪ tər/
an instrument for determining the extent to which plane-polarized light of various wavelengths is rotated by certain solutions, consisting of a combination of a spectroscope and a polarimeter.
[spek-troh-poh-lar-uh-skohp] /ˌspɛk troʊ poʊˈlær əˌskoʊp/ noun, Optics. 1. an instrument combining the functions of a spectroscope with those of a polariscope.
- Specific immunity
specific immunity n. Immunity against a specific antigen or disease.
- Specific immune globulin
specific immune globulin n. The globulin fraction of pooled sera or plasma from human donors having a normally high titer of antibodies specific for a particular antigen or a high titer of specific antibodies as a result of immunization.
[spek-truh-skohp] /ˈspɛk trəˌskoʊp/ noun, Optics. 1. an optical device for producing and observing a spectrum of light or radiation from any source, consisting essentially of a slit through which the radiation passes, a collimating lens, and an Amici prism. spectroscope /ˈspɛktrəˌskəʊp/ noun 1. any of a number of instruments for dispersing electromagnetic radiation and thus […]