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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A measuring instrument that measures the hardness of materials by penetrating them with a stylus that has a diamond point.

Usage examples (2)
  • Concrete test hammers, known as sclerometer model "N", are not appropriate, as the impact energy is too high.
  • The range of measurements should be from 0 to 500 or 800 N, which corresponds to a sclerometer known as model "PT". for more
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