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the part of the electromagnetic spectrum with wavelengths shorter than light but longer than X-rays; in the range 0.4 × 10--6 and 1 × 10--8 metres
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Pertaining to ultraviolet radiation. Abbreviated UV.
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(1) See ultraviolet light.

(2) A cloud-based storage locker for licensed content from the Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem (see DECE). Under the Digital HD brand, purchases of Blu-ray discs with redeemable coupons and purchases of movies and TV shows (not rental) from participating online retailers entitles users to keep their content in the UltraViolet cloud and stream or download it as required.

Depending on the retailer's agreement, content might be sharable with friends and family, and parental access can be applied. A physical disc may also be obtainable. See Digital HD, Blu-ray Combo Pack and media locker.
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The GaN-based near ultraviolet LED will be combined with phosphor to provide white lighting.
In multi-well (microtiter) plates, its high light transmission into the near ultraviolet, low haze (less than 1%), and low chromatic aberration allow accurate spectrophotometer readings.
Having an extended measurement range into the near infrared and near ultraviolet permits the measurement of camouflage materials and UV blockers.
One successful strategy is to search for galaxies that glow brightly at red wavelengths but are invisible in the near ultraviolet (SN: 2/24/96, p.
Acting as a ground-based complement to the NGST, much the way the 10-meter Keck telescopes complement Hubble, the GSMT will observe at wavelengths from the near ultraviolet to the far infrared (0.3 to 25 microns).
Recording the emission and absorption of ultraviolet light with wavelengths from 90 to 120 nanometers, FUSE will fill the gap between the Hubble Space Telescope, which detects only the near ultraviolet, and the Extreme Ultraviolet Explorer.