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Any of various thermometers used for measuring high temperatures.

py′ro·met′ric (-rə-mĕt′rĭk), py′ro·met′ri·cal (-rĭ-kəl) adj.
py′ro·met′ri·cal·ly adv.
py·rom′e·try n.
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They allow us to peep in and look at Pyrometric Cones.
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Gillian drew materials from her immediate surroundings--bricks from a fallen wall, granite chips, pyrometric Orton cones, scissors, loofahs, pieces of metal from discarded packaging and other everyday objects such as the ubiquitous bulldog clips which, though sensibly practical in their humdrum uses, could take on a sinister role in the imagination, like a glove in a nightmare.
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Due to the pyrometric measurement the measured T-values don't reflect real T in the interaction zone on the glass surface.
United States, the Federal Circuit examined testing methodologies for Mexican tiles that the importer claimed qualified for duty free treatment based on the presumption that they were excluded from a tariff provision covering articles that become "more dense, harder, or less porous" when "reheated to pyrometric cone 020.