rheometry

rheometer

[ree-om-i-ter]
noun
an instrument for measuring the flow of fluids, especially blood.

Origin:
1835–45; rheo- + -meter

rheometric [ree-uh-me-trik] , adjective
rheometry, noun
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rheometer (rɪˈɒmɪtə)
 
n
1.  med an instrument for measuring the velocity of the blood flow
2.  another word for galvanometer
 
rheometric
 
adj
 
rhe'ometry
 
n

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rheometer rhe·om·e·ter (rē-ŏm'ĭ-tər)
n.
An instrument for measuring the flow of viscous liquids, such as blood.

rheometry rhe·om·e·try (rē-ŏm'ĭ-trē)
n.

  1. The measurement of electrical current.

  2. The measurement of blood flow.

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