voltmeter

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noun volt·me·ter \ ˈvōlt-ˌmē-tər \

Definition of voltmeter

:an instrument (such as a galvanometer) for measuring in volts the differences in potential between different points of an electrical circuit

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VOLTMETER Defined for English Language Learners

voltmeter

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Definition of voltmeter for English Language Learners

  • : a device that measures voltage


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voltmeter

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noun volt·me·ter \ ˈvōlt-ˌmēt-ər \

medical Definition of voltmeter

:an instrument (as a galvanometer) for measuring in volts the differences of potential between different points of an electrical circuit

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