gravimeter vs hydrometer what difference

what is difference between gravimeter and hydrometer

English

Etymology

gravi- +‎ -meter

Noun

gravimeter (plural gravimeters)

  1. (physics) An instrument used to measure local variations in the gravitational field.
  2. (physics) A hydrometer.

Related terms

  • gravimetric
  • gravimetry


English

Alternative forms

  • hydrometre (nonstandard)

Etymology

From hydro- +‎ -meter.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /haɪˈdɹɑːmɪtɚ/
  • Rhymes: -ɒmɪtə(ɹ)

Noun

hydrometer (plural hydrometers)

  1. An instrument that floats in a liquid and measures its specific gravity on a scale.

Derived terms

  • thermohydrometer

Translations

Anagrams

  • hydrometre

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