Definitions for "Interferometer"
An instrument for measuring small movements, distances, or displacements by means of the interference of two beams of light; -- formerly also called also refractometer, but that word now has a different meaning.
A device that uses the property of interference to measure such properties of objects as their positions or structure.
An interferometer is a device that is used to study a sample of protein solution by passing a laser light through the sample.
a collection of many subsystems whose coordinated operation is difficult to anticipate