rheometer

noun
rhe·​om·​e·​ter | \ rē-ˈä-mə-tər How to pronounce rheometer (audio) \

Definition of rheometer

: an instrument for measuring flow (as of viscous substances)

Examples of rheometer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Our lab shares two rheometers with Georgia Tech physicist Alberto Fernandez-Nieves. David Hu And Patricia Yang, Smithsonian, 27 Apr. 2017 Our lab shares two rheometers with Georgia Tech physicist Alberto Fernandez-Nieves. David Hu, Scientific American, 6 May 2017

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First Known Use of rheometer

1847, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rheometer was in 1847

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“Rheometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rheometer. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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rheometer

noun
rhe·​om·​e·​ter | \ rē-ˈäm-ət-ər How to pronounce rheometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of rheometer

: an instrument for measuring flow (as of viscous substances)

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