scattering error

in spectrochemical analysis
https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.S05491
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Source:
PAC, 1988, 60, 1449. (Nomenclature, symbols, units and their usage in spectrochemical analysis - VII. Molecular absorption spectroscopy, ultraviolet and visible (UV/VIS) (Recommendations 1988)) on page 1457 [Terms] [Paper]