microcalorimeter

noun
mi·​cro·​cal·​o·​rim·​e·​ter | \ ˈmī-krō-ˌka-lə-ˈri-mə-tər How to pronounce microcalorimeter (audio) \

Definition of microcalorimeter

: an instrument for measuring very small quantities of heat

Other Words from microcalorimeter

microcalorimetric \ ˈmī-​krō-​ˌka-​lə-​rə-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce microcalorimetric (audio) ; -​kə-​ˌlȯr-​ə-​ , -​ˌlär-​ \ adjective
microcalorimetry \ ˈmī-​krō-​ˌka-​lə-​ˈri-​mə-​trē How to pronounce microcalorimetry (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of microcalorimeter

1911, in the meaning defined above

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“Microcalorimeter.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microcalorimeter. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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microcalorimeter

noun
mi·​cro·​cal·​o·​rim·​e·​ter | \ ˌmī-krō-ˌkal-ə-ˈrim-ət-ər How to pronounce microcalorimeter (audio) \

Medical Definition of microcalorimeter

: an instrument for measuring very small quantities of heat

Other Words from microcalorimeter

microcalorimetric \ -​ˌkal-​ə-​rə-​ˈme-​trik; -​kə-​ˌlȯr-​ə-​, -​ˌlōr-​, -​ˌlär-​ How to pronounce microcalorimetric (audio) \ adjective
microcalorimetry \ -​ˌkal-​ə-​ˈrim-​ə-​trē How to pronounce microcalorimetry (audio) \ noun, plural microcalorimetries

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