sling psychrometer

noun
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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