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dasymeter


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dasymeter  \Da*sym"e*ter\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  rough,  thick  +  -meter.] 
  (Physics) 
  An  instrument  for  testing  the  density  of  gases,  consisting  of 
  a  thin  glass  globe,  which  is  weighed  in  the  gas  or  gases,  and 
  then  in  an  atmosphere  of  known  density. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dasymeter 
  n  :  a  thin  glass  globe  that  is  weighed  in  a  gas  to  determine  its 
  density 




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