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  • n. Plural form of penetrometer.

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Examples

  • Pears are picked using precision calibrated ripeness gauges called penetrometers or potentiometers.

    The Fruit Hunters

  • Dr Anderson pecked out the reference on his portable keyboard, and slowly read off: "Mark V penetrometers, Quantity three."

    2061 Odyssey Three

  • As pure fluorine was about the most vicious substance known to man, it was high on the list of prohibited materials - but, like the rockets which drove the penetrometers down to their targets, it was essential for the mission.

    2061 Odyssey Three

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