|instrument for measuring the polarization of light||polarimetry|
|(1) The difference between the average price in Treasury auctions and the stopout price. (2) A future money marketinstrument (one available some period hence) created by buying an existing instrument and financing the initial portion of its life with a...||Tail|
|(about plants) light-loving; thriving in response to light||photophilous|
|(Accounting) method of measuring the profitability of a company (derived by dividing the net income by total assets)||ROI (return on investment)|
|(Astronomy) device for finding the height of the Sun by measuring noontime shadows; vertical shaft of a sundial; (Geometry) what remains of a parallelogram after removing a similar parallelogram from one of its corners, arm of sundial, part of a parall...||gnomon|
|(Astronomy) device used to measure altitude and azimuth of any of the objects in the sky (stars, planets, the moon, etc.), surveying instrument, telescope||altazimuth|
|(Biochemistry) visual purple, photosensitive pigment found in the retina of many vertebrates (breaks down into retinal and opsin upon contact which light), light-sensitive pigment||rhodopsin|
|(Biology) growth of an organ in relation to growth of the whole body; scientific study of relative growth, measuring relative growth rate||allometry|
|(Biology) primitive eye-like receptor that is light-sensitive and helps orient an organism (in primitive single-celled organisms), eye-shaped marking, light-sensitive part||eyespot|
|(Biology) process of using sunlight to produce carbohydrates (esp. in plants), carbohydrate production using light and chlorophyll||photosynthesis|
|(Botany) from the point of view of photodynamics (study of the influence of light on plants)||photodynamically|
|(British spelling for meter) basic unit of length in the metric system, one hundred centimeters, 39.37 inches; definite measurement; poetic measure; rhythm (in music); instrument that automatically measures quantities of substances (gas, water, or elec...||metre|
|(British) odometer, device for measuring distance traversed (as by an automobile)||milometer|
|(British) undergarment which is worn under another shirt; short jacket; vest, light sleeveless shirt, sleeveless undergarment||singlet|
|(Chemistry) instrument for measuring the amount of salt in a solution (also salimeter), instrument measuring concentration of salt solutions, salometer||salinometer|
|(Chemistry) instrument for measuring the amount of salt in a solution (also salinometer)||salimeter|
|(French) weapon, instrument for use in attack or defense in combat (i.e. sword, gun, claws, etc.)||arme|
|(in Optics) breakage of a light ray into two different directions therefore creating two separate light rays (occurs in many types of crystals - also known as double refraction), splitting in two of ray of light||birefringence|
|(Li) soft metallic element which is the lightest of all metals (Chemistry), `:Li, extremely light metallic element||lithium|
|(Medicine) device used to inject or withdraw fluids from the body; hypodermic syringe, device for pumping and spraying liquids, instrument for withdrawing and ejecting fluids, inject with a syringe; clean by means of an injection with a syringe, see al...||syringe|
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