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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Atmometer  \At*mom"e*ter\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  smoke,  vapor  +  -meter:  cf 
  F.  atmom[`e]tre.] 
  An  instrument  for  measuring  the  rate  of  evaporation  from  a 
  moist  surface;  an  evaporometer.  --Huxley. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  atmometer 
  n  :  an  instrument  that  measures  rate  of  evaporation  of  water 
  [syn:  {evaporometer}] 




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