gas thermometer

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gas thermometer

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(General Physics) a device for measuring temperature by observing the pressure of gas at a constant volume or the volume of a gas kept at a constant pressure
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Noun1.gas thermometer - thermometer that measures temperature by changes in the pressure of a gas kept at constant volumegas thermometer - thermometer that measures temperature by changes in the pressure of a gas kept at constant volume
thermometer - measuring instrument for measuring temperature
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24) described their data obtained by dielectric-constant gas thermometry from 3.
0 K); (3) interpolating constant-volume gas thermometry (3.
At a later date, a program in gas thermometry at temperatures above 273 K was begun at NBS, as described in a review by Schooley (30) of gas thermometry work at NBS/NIST up to 1990.