thermometry

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noun ther·mom·e·try \thə(r)-ˈmä-mə-trē\

Definition of thermometry

  1. :  the measurement of temperature

Origin and Etymology of thermometry

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1848


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thermometry

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noun ther·mom·e·try \thə(r)-ˈmäm-ə-trē\

Medical Definition of thermometry

plural

thermometries

  1. :  the measurement of temperature


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