volumeter

noun
vol·​u·​me·​ter | \ ˈväl-yu̇-ˌmē-tər How to pronounce volumeter (audio) \

Definition of volumeter

: an instrument for measuring volumes (as of gases or liquids) directly or (as of solids) by displacement of a liquid

First Known Use of volumeter

1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for volumeter

International Scientific Vocabulary, blend of volume and -meter

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“Volumeter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/volumeter. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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