galvanometer

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noun gal·va·nom·e·ter \ˌgal-və-ˈnä-mə-tər\

Definition of galvanometer

  1. :  an instrument for detecting or measuring a small electric current by movements of a magnetic needle or of a coil in a magnetic field

galvanometric

play \-nō-ˈme-trik\ adjective

1802

First Known Use of galvanometer

1802


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galvanometer

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noun gal·va·nom·e·ter \ˌgal-və-ˈnäm-ət-ər\

Medical Definition of galvanometer

  1. :  an instrument for detecting or measuring a small electric current by movements of a magnetic needle or of a coil in a magnetic field

galvanometric

\-nō-ˈme-trik\play adjective

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