from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An instrument for measuring electrical current or potential.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An instrument used to measure both electrical current and voltage.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A wattmeter.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A combination of a volt-meter and a transformer, for the measurement of alternating currents.
- n. An instrument which can be used for measuring either volts or amperes.
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In a postscript, he added, "I bring with me a sensitive thread electrometer with a voltammeter and my institute in Göteborg Högskola, Sweden, will provide me with the necessary resources for my work."