hygrometry

[hahy-grom-i-tree]

noun

the branch of physics that deals with the measurement of the humidity of air and gases.

Origin of hygrometry

First recorded in 1775–85; hygro- + -metry
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Related Words for hygrometry

Nilometer, pluviometer, udometer

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hygrometry in Medicine

hygrometry

[hī-grŏmĭ-trē]

n.

psychrometry
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