viscometer

noun
vis·​com·​e·​ter | \ vi-ˈskä-mə-tər How to pronounce viscometer (audio) \

Definition of viscometer

: an instrument with which to measure viscosity

Other Words from viscometer

viscometric \ ˌvi-​skə-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce viscometer (audio) \ adjective
viscometry \ vi-​ˈskä-​mə-​trē How to pronounce viscometer (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of viscometer

circa 1883, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for viscometer

viscosity + -meter

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The first known use of viscometer was circa 1883

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“Viscometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/viscometer. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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viscometer

noun
vis·​com·​e·​ter | \ vis-ˈkäm-ət-ər How to pronounce viscometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of viscometer

: an instrument used to measure viscosity a blood viscometer

called also viscosimeter

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