tensiometer

noun ten·si·om·e·ter \ ˌten(t)-sē-ˈä-mə-tər \

Definition of tensiometer

1 : a device for measuring tension (as of structural material)
2 : an instrument for determining the moisture content of soil
3 : an instrument for measuring the surface tension of liquids

tensiometric

play \ˌten(t)-sē-ō-ˈme-trik\ adjective

tensiometry

play \ˌten(t)-sē-ˈä-mə-trē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of tensiometer

tension


Medical Dictionary

tensiometer

noun ten·si·om·e·ter \ ˌten(t)-sē-ˈäm-ət-ər \

medical Definition of tensiometer

1 : a device for measuring tension
2 : an instrument for measuring the surface tension of liquids

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