gravimetry

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noun gra·vim·e·try \gra-ˈvi-mə-trē\

Definition of gravimetry

  1. :  the measurement of weight, a gravitational field, or density

1858

First Known Use of gravimetry

1858


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gravimetry

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noun gra·vim·e·try \gra-ˈvim-ə-trē\

Medical Definition of gravimetry

plural

gravimetries

  1. :  the measurement of weight or density

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