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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An instrument for measuring longitudinal stress in wires, structural beams, etc.

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  • In his project, called The Creation of an Elastic Integrated Circuit for Applications in Medicine, Tom designed a tensiometer to measure tissue tension, based on a novel...
  • Comparative in vitro deposition (Andersen Cascade Impaction) data on formoterol by nebulization Flixotide ™ were measured at 25°C by a tensiometer (KSV instruments,...
  • "A tensiometer measures the force with which water is held in the soil by the soil par - ticles.
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