vaporimeter

[ vey-puh-rim-i-ter ]
/ ˌveɪ pəˈrɪm ɪ tər /

noun

an instrument for measuring vapor pressure or volume.

Nearby words

  1. vapor tension,
  2. vapor trail,
  3. vaporescence,
  4. vaporetto,
  5. vaporific,
  6. vaporing,
  7. vaporingly,
  8. vaporish,
  9. vaporization,
  10. vaporize

Origin of vaporimeter

First recorded in 1875–80; vapor + -i- + -meter

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British Dictionary definitions for vaporimeter

vaporimeter

/ (ˌveɪpəˈrɪmɪtə) /

noun

an instrument for measuring vapour pressure, used to determine the volatility of oils or the amount of alcohol in alcoholic liquids
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