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pyrometer

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noun py·rom·e·ter \pī-ˈrä-mə-tər\

Definition of pyrometer

  1. :  an instrument for measuring temperatures especially when beyond the range of mercurial thermometers

py·ro·met·ric play \ˌpī-rə-ˈme-trik\ adjective
py·ro·met·ri·cal·ly play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
py·rom·e·try play \pī-ˈrä-mə-trē\ noun


Origin of pyrometer

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1796


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