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voltmeter

noun volt·me·ter \ˈvōlt-ˌmē-tər\

: a device that measures voltage

Full Definition of VOLTMETER

:  an instrument (as a galvanometer) for measuring in volts the differences in potential between different points of an electrical circuit

Origin of VOLTMETER

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1869

voltmeter

noun volt·me·ter \ˈvōlt-ˌmēt-ər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of VOLTMETER

:  an instrument (as a galvanometer) for measuring in volts the differences of potential between different points of an electrical circuit

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