thermogalvanometer

[thur-moh-gal-vuh-nom-i-ter]

noun Electricity.

a thermoammeter for measuring small currents, consisting of a thermocouple connected to a direct-current galvanometer.

Nearby words

  1. thermoelectron,
  2. thermoesthesia,
  3. thermoesthesiometer,
  4. thermoexcitory,
  5. thermoform,
  6. thermogenesis,
  7. thermogenetic,
  8. thermogenic,
  9. thermogeography,
  10. thermogram

Origin of thermogalvanometer

First recorded in 1865–70; thermo- + galvanometer

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