Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to hygrometry
  • adj. Measured using a hygrometer

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to hygrometry; made with, or according to, the hygrometer.
  • adj. Readily absorbing and retaining moisture.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to hygrometry; relating to or depending upon the amount of moisture in the atmosphere.
  • Readily absorbing and retaining moisture: as, hygrometric substances or plants.

Etymologies

From hygro- + -metric (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Thus, for instance, two soils may be identical in composition, but one may be highly hygrometric, that is, may absorb moisture readily from the air, while the other may be very deficient in that property.

    Elements of Agricultural Chemistry

  • The way curing is organised should be suited both to local hygrometric conditions and to the nature of the CEBs (non-stabilised or stabilised).

    Chapter 7

  • Measures for checking in the workshop or on site should take account of the specific hygrometric conditions existing locally.

    Chapter 7

  • Mechanical, hygrometric and physical characteristics are determined by the values shown in the following table.

    Chapter 6

  • Table 1 - Mechanical, hygrometric and physical characteristics required for facing CEBs

    Chapter 6

  • Table 1 - Mechanical, hygrometric and physical characteristics of ordinary earth mortars

    Chapter 6

  • The mechanical, hygrometric and physical characteristics of the masonry are not only a function of the quality of its component products

    Chapter 6

  • Table 1 - Mechanical, hygrometric and physical characteristics required for ordinary CEBs

    Chapter 6

  • The mechanical, hygrometric and physical characteristics of the masonry are not only a function of the quality of the component products (the compressed earth blocks and the earth mortars), but are also highly dependent on the quality of the workmanship and curing conditions.

    Chapter 6

  • Table 1 - Mechanical, hygrometric and physical characteristics of facing earth mortars

    Chapter 6

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