micropyrometer

noun mi·cro·pyrometer \¦mī(ˌ)krō+\

Definition of micropyrometer

  1. :  an instrument used for the optical determination of the temperature or emissivity of microscopic glowing bodies and having a minute glow lamp mounted in the eyepiece of a microscope so that the image of the filament is superimposed upon that of the observed glowing particle

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Origin and Etymology of micropyrometer

micr- + pyrometer


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