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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A hygrometer consisting of a dry-bulb thermometer and a wet-bulb thermometer.

Usage examples (25)
  • Fashion a simple sling psychrometer and demonstrate its use.
  • To find the relative humidity by use of wet-and-dry-bulb hygrometer or psychrometer:
  • Kurt was at the psychrometer, working on a weather report, when Wiedermann returned.
  • Relative humidity is often determined using a sling psychrometer or a hair hygrometer. for more
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