the branch of physics dealing with the measurement of temperature.
the science of the construction and use of thermometers.
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How to use thermometry in a sentence
Enter Danish astronomer Olaus Rømer, who heralded an innovation that would change thermometry forever.Melting Butter, Poisonous Mushrooms and the Strange History of the Invention of the Thermometer | Phil Jaekl | June 1, 2021 | Time
Many diverse applications of the interferometer have been developed, as, for example, in thermometry.Inventors at Work | George Iles
Cavendish devoted considerable attention to the subject of heat, especially thermometry.Heroes of Science: Physicists | William Garnett
There are two scales used in thermometry, the Fahrenheit and the Centigrade.Dietetics for Nurses | Fairfax T. Proudfit
The expansion of mercury and other liquids is employed in thermometry.The New Gresham Encyclopedia | Various
British Dictionary definitions for thermometry
the branch of physics concerned with the measurement of temperature and the design and use of thermometers and pyrometers
- thermometric (ˌθɜːməˈmɛtrɪk) or thermometrical, adjective
- thermometrically, adverb
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