microrespirometer

noun
mi·​cro·​res·​pi·​rom·​e·​ter | \ -ˌres-pə-ˈräm-ət-ər How to pronounce microrespirometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of microrespirometer

: an apparatus for the quantitative study of the respiratory activity of minute amounts of living material (as individual cells or protozoans)

Other Words from microrespirometer

microrespirometry \ -​ə-​trē How to pronounce microrespirometer (audio) \ noun, plural microrespirometries

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“Microrespirometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/microrespirometer. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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