tromometer

noun tro·mom·e·ter \trōˈmämətə(r)\

Definition of tromometer

  1. :  an instrument for measuring or detecting minute earth tremors

tromometric

\¦tramə¦me‧trik\ or

tromometrical

\-rə̇kəl\ adjective

tromometry

\trōˈmämə‧trē\ noun, plural

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Origin and Etymology of tromometer

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


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