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 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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