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volumeter

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noun vol·u·me·ter \ˈväl-yu̇-ˌmē-tər\

Definition of volumeter

  1. :  an instrument for measuring volumes (as of gases or liquids) directly or (as of solids) by displacement of a liquid



Origin and Etymology of volumeter

International Scientific Vocabulary, blend of volume and -meter


First Known Use: 1829


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