tensimeter

[ ten-sim-i-ter ]

noun

Origin of tensimeter

1
1900–05; tensi(on) (in the former sense “pressure”) + -meter

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tensimeter

/ (tɛnˈsɪmɪtə) /


noun
  1. an instrument used to compare the vapour pressures of two liquids, usually consisting of two sealed bulbs containing the liquids, each being connected to one limb of a manometer

Origin of tensimeter

1
C20: from tensi (on) + -meter

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