absorbance

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absorbance

[əb′sȯr·bəns]
(physical chemistry)
The common logarithm of the reciprocal of the transmittance of a pure solvent. Also known as absorbancy; extinction.
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Optic density (OD) of myofibrillar proteins increased intensity of the band and band number during frozen storage.
TABLE II PROTEIN MOLECULAR WEIGHT (KDA) OBTAINED BY SDS-PAGE AND ANALYZED BY OPTIC DENSITY OF SARDINE MINCE FLESH (CONTROL) DURING FROZEN CONDITIONS AT -30[degrees]C.