thermoelectrometer

thermoelectrometer

[thur-moh-i-lek-trom-i-ter, -ee-lek-]
noun Electricity.
an instrument for measuring a charge or voltage by means of the heat it produces in a resistance.

Origin:
1835–45; thermo- + electrometer

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