cathetometer


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cathetometer

(ˌkæθɪˈtɒmɪtə)
n
an instrument measuring minute height differences
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1) [degrees] C and the decrease of the meniscus in the capillary was measured using a cathetometer.
A cathetometer was used to observe the liquid meniscus through an opening in the polystyrene insulation of the bath.
At the beginning of each experiment, the solvent vapor was introduced into the column, and the interaction between the polymer and solvent was monitored by measuring the mass uptake using a cathetometer.
Subsequently, the polymer surface was marked with a cathetometer followed by the addition of C[O.