pyrgeometer

noun
pyr·​ge·​om·​e·​ter | \ ˌpī(ə)rjēˈämətə(r), ˌpi(- \

Definition of pyrgeometer

: an instrument for determining the radiation from the earth's surface into space the equipment of a modern observatory, including … pyrgeometersScience

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History and Etymology for pyrgeometer

International Scientific Vocabulary pyr- + ge- + -meter

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“Pyrgeometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyrgeometer. Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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