stremmatograph

noun
strem·​ma·​to·​graph | \ ˈstremətəˌgraf \

Definition of stremmatograph

: an instrument for determining the fiber stresses in rails under moving trains

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History and Etymology for stremmatograph

Greek stremmat-, stremma twist, thread (akin to Greek strephein to turn) + English -graph

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“Stremmatograph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stremmatograph. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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