thermometry

[ther-mom-i-tree]
noun
1.
the branch of physics dealing with the measurement of temperature.
2.
the science of the construction and use of thermometers.

Origin:
1855–60; thermo- + -metry

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thermometry (θəˈmɒmɪtrɪ)
 
n
the branch of physics concerned with the measurement of temperature and the design and use of thermometers and pyrometers
 
thermometric
 
adj
 
thermo'metrical
 
adj
 
thermo'metrically
 
adv

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thermometry ther·mom·e·try (thər-mŏm'ĭ-trē)
n.

  1. Measurement of temperature.

  2. The technology of temperature measurement.


ther'mo·met'ric (thûr'mō-mět'rĭk) adj.
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Development of a low cost infrared thermometry system for agricultural applications.
To test the ability of this method to improve thermometry accuracy, temperature standard deviations will be studied.
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