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radiomicrometer

[ rey-dee-oh-mahy-krom-i-ter ]
/ ˌreɪ di oʊ maɪˈkrɒm ɪ tər /
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noun
an instrument for measuring small amounts of radiant energy, consisting of a sensitive thermocouple connected to a galvanometer.
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Origin of radiomicrometer

First recorded in 1885–90; radio- + micrometer1
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British Dictionary definitions for radiomicrometer

radiomicrometer
/ (ˌreɪdɪəʊmaɪˈkrɒmɪtə) /

noun
an instrument for detecting and measuring small amounts of radiation, usually by a sensitive thermocouple
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