Examples from the Web for dynamometer
Manufacturers usually test yarn and fabrics by means of an instrument called a dynamometer.Textiles|William H. Dooley
On the library table he fastened an arrangement with two upright posts supporting a dial which he called a "dynamometer."The Silent Bullet|Arthur B. Reeve
A dynamometer was used to impart periodic impulses to the stand, and the effect was observed upon a pendulum initially at rest.
This process will serve as a dynamometer to judge of the increase of power.New Method of Horsemanship|F. Baucher
But when we came to try it with the dynamometer it surprised us.My Airships|Alberto Santos-Dumont