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cymoscope


cymoscope


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cymoscope  \Cy"mo*scope\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  wave  +  -scope.]  (Elec.) 
  Any  device  for  detecting  the  presence  of  electric  waves.  The 
  influence  of  electric  waves  on  the  resistance  of  a  particular 
  kind  of  electric  circuit,  on  the  magnetization  of  steel,  on 
  the  polarization  of  an  electrolytic  cell,  or  on  the  electric 
  condition  of  a  vacuum  has  been  applied  in  the  various 
  cymoscopes.