tropometer

noun
tro·​pom·​e·​ter | \ trōˈpämətə(r) \

Definition of tropometer

: a device to measure rotation (as of the eyeball) or amount of torsion of a long bone

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First Known Use of tropometer

1881, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tropometer

International Scientific Vocabulary trop- + meter

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“Tropometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tropometer. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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