Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Orthochromatic.

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  • n. An isomer of a benzene derivative having two substituents adjacent on the ring
  • n. A certain type of flat eyepiece
  • n. An orthochromatic plate
  • n. An orthophoto

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

From ortho-.

Examples

  • This method subsequently led to a fundamental investigation of neutron scattering in ortho - and para-hydrogen, with Pitzer, and to the first measurement, with Bloch, of the magnetic moment of the neutron.

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  • ” 5 Certain German orthoëpists, despairing of the printed page, have turned to the phonograph, and there is a Deutsche Grammophon-Gesellschaft in Berlin which offers records of specimen speeches in a great many languages and dialects, including English.

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  • The on-call ortho gave her a local anesthetic, reset it and her finger.

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  • Quite apart from isotopes, it has been shown that under ordinary conditions hydrogen gas is a mixture of two kinds of molecules, known as ortho - and para-hydrogen, which differ from one another by the spins of their electrons and nuclei.

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  • They are called ortho, meta, or para compounds, depending upon the position of NO_ {2} groups introduced.

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  • Pure hydrogen is not used by higher life forms, but is metabolized by some types of, it has been shown that under ordinary conditions hydrogen gas is a mixture of two kinds of molecules, known as ortho - and para-hydrogen, which differ from one another by the spins of their electrons and nuclei.

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  • i want to go to home before 30 miniutes office ending time. i am physicalled ortho disabled person. if available only females only or male also?

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  • Baker has access to high-altitude "ortho" photographs used in the county's digital mapping program, but he said their straight-down view doesn't offer much more than his curbside snapshots.

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  • Founded in March 2007 by Amit Bakshi, the company operates with a strong focus on cardiovascular, diabetes, gastro and ortho segments.

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  • We live in a time when a Jewish person's Facebook profile identifies her religion as "Recon-newel-ortho-conserva-form."

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