voltameter

voltameter

[vol-tam-i-ter, vohl-]
noun
a device for measuring the quantity of electricity passing through a conductor by the amount of electrolytic decomposition it produces, or for measuring the strength of a current by the amount of such decomposition in a given time.
Also called coulometer.


Origin:
1830–40; volta (see volt1) + -meter

voltametric [vol-tuh-me-trik, vohl-] , adjective
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voltameter (vɒlˈtæmɪtə)
 
n
another name for coulometer
 
voltametric
 
adj

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