from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A form of hygrometer consisting of a wet-bulb and a drybulb thermometer (see
thermometerand psychrometer) supported one on each side of a frame on which is drawn an appropriate scale.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Physics) A form of hygrometer having wet and dry bulb thermometers, with an adjustable index showing directly the percentage of moisture in the air, etc.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A form of
hygrometerhaving wet and dry bulb thermometers, with an adjustable indexshowing the percentageof moisturein the air, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a wet and dry bulb hygrometer
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
There is a very ingenious instrument, called the hygrodeik, which indicates the exact amount of moisture in the air.
It is a very simple matter by means of the humidity diagram (see Fig. 93), or by a hygrodeik
Unanimous, resistible and oh so deftly clustered, nonsyllabic is creaseless for the sapir or for panoptical into your mothproof hygrodeik.