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hy·grom·e·ter

 (hī-grŏm′ĭ-tər)
n.
Any of several instruments that measure atmospheric humidity.

hy′gro·met′ric (hī′grə-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
hy·grom′e·try n.

hygrometer

(haɪˈɡrɒmɪtə)
n
(Physical Geography) any of various instruments for measuring humidity
hygrometric, hygrometrical adj
ˌhygroˈmetrically adv
hyˈgrometry n

hy•grom•e•ter

(haɪˈgrɒm ɪ tər)

n.
any instrument for measuring the water-vapor content of the atmosphere.
[1660–70]
hy•gro•met•ric (ˌhaɪ grəˈmɛ trɪk) adj.
hy•grom′e•try, n.

hy·grom·e·ter

(hī-grŏm′ĭ-tər)
An instrument that measures the humidity of the air.

hygrometer

an instrument for measuring the amount of moisture in the air.
See also: Instruments

hygrometer

A piece of equipment for measuring the percentage humidity of the air.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hygrometer - measuring instrument for measuring the relative humidity of the atmospherehygrometer - measuring instrument for measuring the relative humidity of the atmosphere
hygrodeik - a wet and dry bulb hygrometer
hygroscope - hygrometer that shows variations in the relative humidity of the atmosphere
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
psychrometer - a hygrometer consisting of a dry-bulb thermometer and a wet-bulb thermometer; their difference indicates the dryness of the surrounding air
Translations

hygrometer

[haɪˈgrɒmɪtəʳ] nigrometro
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