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tensimeter

[ten-sim-i-ter] /tɛnˈsɪm ɪ tər/
noun
1.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; tensi(on) (def 5) + -meter
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tensimeter

/tɛnˈsɪmɪtə/
noun
1.
an instrument used to compare the vapour pressures of two liquids, usually consisting of two sealed bulbs containing the liquids, each being connected to one limb of a manometer
Word Origin
C20: from tensi(on) + -meter
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