How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"spectro" is from "spectrum" (an image) spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "spectrum" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Researchers have measured the spectral reflectance of hundreds of materials.|
|The chemical analysis of every melt is assured on one of two spectrometers.|