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The meaning of Spectrum


Spectrum – definition


A band of colours, as seen in a rainbow, produced by separation of the components of light by their different degrees of refraction according to wavelength.

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If viewed through a prism, however, there is a decomposition of the light into the colors of the sp…

Used to classify something in terms of its position on a scale between two extreme points.

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The left or the right of the political spectrum

A range of objects, ideas, or opinions

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There’s agreement across the political spectrum., a wide spectrum of opinion was represented at the…

A range of similar things

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A spectrum of sth a methodology will have to be developed to gradually cover the entire spectrum of…

Spectrum translation into English

Spectrum: translate from English into Chinese

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光谱, 范围, 波谱, 系列

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Spectre, Gamme

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Spektrum, Palette, Skala

Spectrum: translate from English into Hindi

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स्पेक्ट्रम, वर्णक्रम, विस्तार, रेंज, पहुँच, भूत, पिशाच, रंगावली, वर्ण-पट

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스펙트럼, 잔상, 연속체

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Спектр, Спектральный

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Espectro, Gama, Abanico

Word origin

early 17th century (in the sense ‘spectre’): from Latin, literally ‘image, apparition’, from specere ‘to look’.

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