tromometer

noun
tro·​mom·​e·​ter | \ trōˈmämətə(r) \

Definition of tromometer

: an instrument for measuring or detecting minute earth tremors

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Other Words from tromometer

tromometric \ ¦tramə¦me‧trik \ or tromometrical \ -​rə̇kəl \ adjective
tromometry \ trōˈmämə‧trē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for tromometer

Greek tromos trembling (akin to Greek tremein to tremble) + English -meter

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“Tromometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tromometer. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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