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Meaning of ELECTROMETER

Pronunciation:  ilek'trâmitur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  meter to measure electrostatic voltage differences; draws no current from the source
 

ELECTROMETER is a 12 letter word that starts with E.

 

 See Also: meter

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E`lec*trom"e*ter\, n. [Electro- + -meter: cf. F.
['e]lectrom[`e]tre.] (Physics)
An instrument for measuring the quantity or intensity of
electricity; also, sometimes, and less properly, applied to
an instrument which indicates the presence of electricity
(usually called an electroscope).

{Balance electrometer}. See under {Balance}.

 

 

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