lysimeter


ly·sim·e·ter

noun \lī-ˈsi-mə-tər\

Definition of LYSIMETER

:  a device for measuring the percolation of water through soils and for determining the soluble constituents removed in the drainage
ly·si·met·ric \ˌlī-sə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

First Known Use of LYSIMETER

1879

ly·sim·e·ter

noun \lī-ˈsim-ət-ər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LYSIMETER

: a device for measuring the solubility of a substance
ly·si·met·ric \ˌlī-sə-ˈme-trik\ adjective
ly·sim·e·try \lī-ˈsim-ə-trē\ noun, plural ly·sim·e·tries

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