hygrometer

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noun hy·grom·e·ter \hī-ˈgrä-mə-tər\

Definition of hygrometer

  1. :  any of several instruments for measuring the humidity of the atmosphere

hygrometric

play \ˌhī-grə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of hygrometer

probably from French hygromètre, from hygr- + -mètre -meter


First Known Use: 1670


HYGROMETER Defined for Kids

hygrometer

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noun hy·grom·e·ter \hī-ˈgrä-mə-tər\

Definition of hygrometer for Students

  1. :  an instrument for measuring the humidity of the air


Medical Dictionary

hygrometer

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noun hy·grom·e·ter \hī-ˈgräm-ət-ər\

Medical Definition of hygrometer

  1. :  any of several instruments for measuring the humidity of the atmosphere



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