hygrometry

[hahy-grom-i-tree]
noun
the branch of physics that deals with the measurement of the humidity of air and gases.

Origin:
1775–85; hygro- + -metry

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hygrometer (haɪˈɡrɒmɪtə)
 
n
any of various instruments for measuring humidity
 
hygrometric
 
adj
 
hygro'metrically
 
adv
 
hy'grometry
 
n

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hygrometry hy·grom·e·try (hī-grŏm'ĭ-trē)
n.
See psychrometry.

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