atmometry

atmometry

[at-mom-i-tree]
noun
the science of measuring the rate at which water evaporates.

Origin:
atmo- + -metry

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atmometer (ætˈmɒmɪtə)
 
n
evaporimeter, Also called: evaporometer an instrument for measuring the rate of evaporation of water into the atmosphere
 
at'mometry
 
n

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