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humidistat

[hyoo-mid-uh-stat or, often, yoo-] /hyuˈmɪd əˌstæt or, often, yu-/
noun
1.
an instrument for measuring and controlling humidity.
Also called hygrostat [hahy-gruh-stat] /ˈhaɪ grəˌstæt/ (Show IPA).
Origin of humidistat
1905-1910
1905-10; humid + -i- + -stat
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British Dictionary definitions for humidistat

humidistat

/hjuːˈmɪdɪˌstæt/
noun
1.
a device for maintaining constant humidity Also called hygrostat
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humidistat
  (hy-mĭd'ĭ-stāt')   
See hygrostat.
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