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sling psychrometer

noun
1.
a psychrometer so designed that the wet-bulb thermometer can be ventilated, to expedite evaporation, by whirling in the air.
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  • The room shall be large enough to permit the use of a manually operated sling psychrometer.
  • Air temperature and humidity readings are usually taken with a sling psychrometer.
  • For general purpose measurements, use of a sling psychrometer is recommended.
  • Relative humidity was measured using a standard sling psychrometer.

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