areometer

Areometer

A`re*om"e*ter\ (?; 277), n. [Gr. 'araio`s thin, rare + -meter: cf. F. ar['e]om[`e]tre.] (Physics) An instrument for measuring the specific gravity of fluids; a form hydrometer.
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