absorption hygrometer

noun

Definition of absorption hygrometer

: a hygrometer that utilizes the elongation and shrinkage of organic tissue or fiber to indicate increasing or decreasing atmospheric humidity — see hair hygrometer

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First Known Use of absorption hygrometer

1848, in the meaning defined above

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“Absorption hygrometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/absorption%20hygrometer. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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