heterostatic

adjective
het·​ero·​static | \ ¦hetərō+ \

Definition of heterostatic

: of or relating to a method of electrostatic measurement in which one potential is measured by means of a different potential

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Other Words from heterostatic

heterostatically adverb

History and Etymology for heterostatic

International Scientific Vocabulary heter- + static

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“Heterostatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heterostatic. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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