voltameter

noun vol·tam·e·ter \välˈtamətə(r), vōl-, -mətə-\

Definition of voltameter

  1. :  an apparatus for measuring the quantity of electricity passed through a conductor by the amount of electrolysis produced (as by measuring the gases generated from acidulated water or by weighing the silver deposited from a solution of silver nitrate)

voltametric

\¦vältə¦me‧trik, ¦vōl-, -rēk\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of voltameter

International Scientific Vocabulary 1voltaic + -meter


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