Eriometer

Eriometer

E`ri*om"e*ter\, n. [Gr. ? wool + -meter.] (Opt.) An instrument for measuring the diameters of minute particles or fibers, from the size of the colored rings produced by the diffraction of the light in which the objects are viewed.
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