manometer

noun ma·nom·e·ter \ mə-ˈnä-mə-tər \

Definition of manometer

1 : an instrument (such as a pressure gauge) for measuring the pressure of gases and vapors

manometric

play \ˌma-nə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

manometrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

manometry

play \mə-ˈnä-mə-trē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of manometer

French manomètre, from Greek manos sparse, loose, rare (akin to Armenian manr small) + French -mètre


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manometer

noun ma·nom·e·ter \ mə-ˈnäm-ət-ər \

medical Definition of manometer

1 : an instrument (as a pressure gauge) for measuring the pressure of gases and vapors

manometric

play \ˌman-ə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

manometrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

manometry

play \mə-ˈnäm-ə-trē\ noun, plural manometries

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