dynamometry

[dahy-nuh-mom-i-tree]

noun

the act, method, or process of using a dynamometer.

Nearby words

  1. dynamoelectric,
  2. dynamogenesis,
  3. dynamograph,
  4. dynamometer,
  5. dynamometer car,
  6. dynamotor,
  7. dynast,
  8. dynastic,
  9. dynastid,
  10. dynasty

Origin of dynamometry

First recorded in 1890–95; dynamo- + -metry

Related formsdy·na·mo·met·ric [dahy-nuh-moh-me-trik] /ˌdaɪ nə moʊˈmɛ trɪk/, dy·na·mo·met·ri·cal, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for dynamometry

dynamometry

noun

the science of power measurement
the manufacture and use of dynamometers
Derived Formsdynamometric (ˌdaɪnəməʊˈmɛtrɪk) or dynamometrical, adjective

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