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A device for measuring the sensitivity of photographic equipment to light.
- ‘With this sensitometer, proper exposure of either blue or green sensitive x-ray film is easily accomplished, with no need for internal adjustments.’
- ‘There is a device called a sensitometer, which exposes the film so that when the film is developed, it has a series of densities on it, varying from clear to dark.’
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