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 (dĭl′ə-tŏm′ĭ-tər, dī′lə-)
An instrument used to measure thermal expansion and dilation in solids and liquids.

dil′a·to·met′ric (-tə-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
dil′a·tom′e·try n.


(General Physics) any instrument for measuring changes in dimension: often a glass bulb fitted with a long stopper through which a capillary tube runs, used for measuring volume changes of liquids
dilatometric adj
ˌdilatoˈmetrically adv
ˌdilaˈtometry n


(ˌdɪl əˈtɒm ɪ tər)

a device for measuring expansion from changes in temperature in substances.
dil`a•to•met′ric (-təˈmɛ trɪk) adj.
dil`a•tom′e•try, n.
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The dilatometer was designed robustly to provide the temperature range and degree of accuracy required.
Netzsch will be on hand to discuss with visitors its main technologies, including Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA), Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC), Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA), Dilatometer (DIL) and.
Changes in linear dimensions of specimens cut in longitudinal and transverse directions with respect to extrudate's axis were determined by a dilatometer DIL 402 PC/4 Netzsch, the heating rate was equal to 1[degrees]/min.
Hot stage microscope, dilatometer, X-ray fluorescent (XRF) and X-ray diffractometer (XRD) and grain size distribution analyses of the waste were performed.
Testing the stiffness of rock masses using flexible dilatometers is based on the principle of measuring changes in borehole radiuses caused by radial expansion of the dilatometer probes placed a certain depths.
This heat treatment experiment was conducted in the quenching dilatometer Linseis L78 RITA (Rapid Induction Thermal Analysis), in which the specimens were heated by electrical induction and cooled by flowing gas.
The critical points of the melts of 35G steel, produced as a result of the investigations in DL dilatometer, are presented in Table 7.
To employ it, a laser speckle sensor was combined with a furnace (called Laser Speckle Dilatometer LSBD) to measure thermal strains and thermal expansion coefficients of thin metallization layers.