hair hygrometer

a hygrometer actuated by the changes in length of a strand of human hair brought about by changes in the relative humidity.

1875–80 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To hair hygrometer
Previous Definition: hair grease
Next Definition: hair implant
Words Near: hair hygrometer
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for hair hygrometer
More from
Search for articles containing hair hygrometer
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
Also, a hair hygrometer needs frequent adjustment and calibration.
Since hair becomes longer on humid days and shorter on dry days, these changes in length are recorded using the hair hygrometer.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature