gravimetry

[ gruh-vim-i-tree ]
/ grəˈvɪm ɪ tri /

noun

the measurement of weight or density.

Nearby words

  1. gravidity,
  2. gravidly,
  3. gravimeter,
  4. gravimetric,
  5. gravimetric analysis,
  6. graving dock,
  7. graving piece,
  8. graviperception,
  9. gravireceptor,
  10. gravisphere

Origin of gravimetry

1855–60; gravi- (combining form of Latin gravis heavy) + -metry

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