dilatometer

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noun di·la·tom·e·ter \ˌdi-lə-ˈtä-mə-tər, ˌdī-\

Definition of dilatometer

  1. :  an instrument for measuring expansion

dilatometric

play \-tō-ˈme-trik\ adjective

dilatometry

play \-ˈtä-mə-trē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of dilatometer

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1883


Medical Dictionary

dilatometer

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noun di·la·tom·e·ter \ˌdil-ə-ˈtäm-ət-ər, ˌdīl-\

Medical Definition of dilatometer

  1. :  an instrument for measuring thermal dilatation or expansion especially in determining coefficients of expansion of liquids or solids

dilatometric

\ˌdil-ət-ə-ˈme-trik\play adjective

dilatometrically

\-tri-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

dilatometry

\ˌdil-ə-ˈtäm-ə-trē, ˌdīl-\play play noun plural

dilatometries


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