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hygrometer

noun hy·grom·e·ter \hī-ˈgrä-mə-tər\

Definition of HYGROMETER

:  any of several instruments for measuring the humidity of the atmosphere
hy·gro·met·ric \ˌhī-grə-ˈme-trik\ adjective
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Origin of HYGROMETER

probably from French hygromètre, from hygr- + -mètre -meter
First Known Use: 1670
HYGROMETER Defined for Kids

hygrometer

noun hy·grom·e·ter \hī-ˈgrä-mə-tər\

Definition of HYGROMETER for Kids

:  an instrument for measuring the humidity of the air
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hygrometer

noun hy·grom·e·ter \hī-ˈgräm-ət-ər\

Medical Definition of HYGROMETER

:  any of several instruments for measuring the humidity of the atmosphere

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