[ tel-uh-ther-mom-i-ter ]
/ ˌtɛl ə θərˈmɒm ɪ tər /


any of various thermometers that indicate or record temperatures at a distance, as by means of an electric current.

Origin of telethermometer

First recorded in 1890–95; tele-1 + thermometer
Also called tel·e·ther·mo·scope [tel-uh-thur-muh-skohp] /ˌtɛl əˈθɜr məˌskoʊp/.

Related forms

tel·e·ther·mom·e·try, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019