cryoscope

noun
cryo·​scope | \ ˈkrī-ə-ˌskōp How to pronounce cryoscope (audio) \

Definition of cryoscope

: an instrument for determining freezing points

First Known Use of cryoscope

1881, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cryoscope

cryo- + -scope (after French kryoscope)

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The first known use of cryoscope was in 1881

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“Cryoscope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cryoscope. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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cryoscope

noun
cryo·​scope | \ ˈkrī-ə-ˌskōp How to pronounce cryoscope (audio) \

Medical Definition of cryoscope

: an instrument for determining freezing points

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