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exposure meter

Photog an instrument for measuring the intensity of light, usually by means of a photocell, so that the suitable camera settings of shutter speed and f-number (or lens aperture) can be determined
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exposure meter

[ik′spō·zhər ‚mēd·ər]
(optics)
An instrument used to measure the intensity of light reflected from an object, for the purpose of determining proper camera exposure.
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Personal exposure meter measurements made for 24 h involve all exposure frequencies encountered in a daily life as well as whole-body exposure.
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