alcohol thermometer


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Related to alcohol thermometer: mercury thermometer, resistance thermometer
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Noun1.alcohol thermometer - thermometer consisting of a glass capillary tube marked with degrees Celsius or Fahrenheit and containing alcohol which rises or falls as it expands or contracts with changes in temperaturealcohol thermometer - thermometer consisting of a glass capillary tube marked with degrees Celsius or Fahrenheit and containing alcohol which rises or falls as it expands or contracts with changes in temperature
thermometer - measuring instrument for measuring temperature
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Features include a tilting see-through polycarbonate cover and -20 C to 150 C alcohol thermometer. The steeply gabled cover is "lab friendly", accommodating glassware of varying heights and permitting easy loading and removal of samples while allowing condensate to drain neatly back into the bath.
The barometer illustrated is of a type known as an Admiral Fitzroy barometer with a central mercury tube to measure the changes in atmospheric pressure, alcohol thermometer and hygrometer to measure humidity.
* A 6-inch temperature-standard alcohol thermometer (probably the most important);

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