noun Electricity.
a device consisting of one or more meters, as an ammeter and voltmeter, used to measure two or more electrical quantities in an electric circuit, as voltage, resistance, and current.
Also called circuit analyzer.

1905–10; multi- + -meter Unabridged
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multimeter (ˈmʌltɪˌmiːtə)
an electrical test instrument offering measurement of several values, usually voltage, current, and resistance

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Main Entry:  multimeter
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a piece of electronic test equipment that can measure things like voltage, current, resistance, capacitance, inductance as it basically contains an ammeter, ohmmeter, and voltmeter's 21st Century Lexicon
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multimeter   (mŭl-tĭm'ĭ-tər)  Pronunciation Key 
An electrical measuring device that combines an ammeter, an ohmmeter, a voltmeter, and occasionally other measurement or testing devices into one unit.
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Example sentences
Disconnect the solar panel from the circuit and switch the digital multimeter
  to measuring resistance.
If you are a geek, and don't have a multimeter, you need to get one.
Multimeter pH and specific conductivity readings are acceptable within five
  percent of calibration standard solutions.
Change the circuit and use the multimeter as voltmeter, ammeter, or ohmmeter.
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