Recent Examples of voltmeter from the Web
P.S. How come a device for measuring temperature is a thermometer and a device for measuring electric potential is a voltmeter?
The following day, Mr. Negrón and his daughter and son-in-law headed to a Home Depot in Mayagüez, down the coast, to buy a voltmeter to test the device and to look for another generator.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'voltmeter.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of voltmeter
First Known Use: 1869See Words from the same year
VOLTMETER Defined for English Language Learners
medical Definition of voltmeter
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up voltmeter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).