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Descriptor in English: Colorimetry
Descriptor in Spanish: Colorimetría
Descriptor in Portuguese: Colorimetria
Descriptor in French: Colorimétrie
Tree number(s): E05.196.922.250
SP4.016.172.968.304
SP4.031.100.200.292.728.414
Scope note: Any technique by which an unknown color is evaluated in terms of standard colors. The technique may be visual, photoelectric, or indirect by means of spectrophotometry. It is used in chemistry and physics. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Annotation: an anal chem technique; NIM
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS UI: 3155
Descriptor UI: D003124
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2002/07/03
Colorimetry - Preferred
Concept UI M0004837
Scope note Any technique by which an unknown color is evaluated in terms of standard colors. The technique may be visual, photoelectric, or indirect by means of spectrophotometry. It is used in chemistry and physics. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Preferred term Colorimetry



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