volumeter

noun

vol·​u·​me·​ter ˈväl-yu̇-ˌmē-tər How to pronounce volumeter (audio)
: an instrument for measuring volumes (as of gases or liquids) directly or (as of solids) by displacement of a liquid

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary, blend of volume and -meter

First Known Use

1829, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of volumeter was in 1829

Dictionary Entries Near volumeter

Cite this Entry

“Volumeter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/volumeter. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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