mass spectrometer definition

  • noun:
    • A mass spectroscope that registers its data digitally.
    • a tool used in mass spectrometry to learn the large-scale spectral range of certain material.
    • An analytical instrument which determines the size of molecules of a substance or fragments of the particles. It functions by inserting ionized moecules or molecular gragments into vacuum pressure chamber put through a powerful magnetic industry, in which charged particles move in a curved trajectory.
    • spectroscope for getting a size spectrum by deflecting ions into a thin slit and calculating the ion present with an electrometer

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