auxanometer

/ (ˌɔːksəˈnɒmɪtə) /

noun

an instrument that measures the linear growth of plant shoots

Nearby words

  1. aux-,
  2. aux.,
  3. auxano-,
  4. auxanogram,
  5. auxanography,
  6. auxerre,
  7. auxesis,
  8. auxetic,
  9. auxiliaries,
  10. auxiliary

Word Origin for auxanometer

C19: from Greek auxanein to increase + -meter

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012