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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A thermometer designed to measure high temperatures.

Usage examples (38)
  • pyrometer: A pyrometer is a sophisticated thermometer used to measure high temperaturesin brick kilns.
  • A somewhat similar instrument is the Gauntlett pyrometer, which is largely used in the north of England.
  • A good, reliable pyrometer to estimate temperatures to
  • A firing should never be measured by a pyrometer only. for more
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