atmometer

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at·mom·e·ter

(at-mom'ĕ-ter),
An instrument for measuring the rate of evaporation.
[atmo- + G. metron, measure]

atmometer

an instrument for measuring the rate of evaporation of water into the air, used in experiments on TRANSPIRATION. This is simply carried out by measuring the level of water in a calibrated cylinder at frequent intervals.
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The absorbent core is located between the topsheet and backsheet, where the absorbent ar ticle exhibits an evaporimeter measure through the backsheet of at least 10 grams per [meter.
Effects on the barrier function of the skin were evaluated by measuring the rate of transepidermal water loss (TEWL) through the skin using a Servo-Med[R] Evaporimeter [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 3 OMITTED].