electrometer

noun
elec·​trom·​e·​ter | \ i-ˌlek-ˈträ-mə-tər How to pronounce electrometer (audio) \

Definition of electrometer

: any of various instruments for detecting or measuring potential differences or ionizing radiations by means of the forces of attraction or repulsion between charged bodies

First Known Use of electrometer

1749, in the meaning defined above

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electrometer

noun
elec·​trom·​e·​ter | \ i-ˌlek-ˈträm-ət-ər How to pronounce electrometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of electrometer

: any of various instruments for detecting or measuring electric-potential differences or ionizing radiations by means of the forces of attraction or repulsion between charged bodies

Other Words from electrometer

electrometric \ -​trə-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce electrometric (audio) \ adjective

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