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bandpass filter
An optical device which permits the transmission of radiation within a specified wavelength range and does not permit transmission of radiation at higher or lower wavelengths. It can be an interference filter.
See also: cut-off filter
PAC, 1996, 68, 2223 (Glossary of terms used in photochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 2229
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