Evaporimeter | definition of Evaporimeter by Medical dictionary
atmometer (redirected from Evaporimeter)
Also found in: Dictionary
Related to Evaporimeter: Sunshine recorder
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.
References in periodicals archive
8 mm of the daily evaporation measured by the Piche evaporimeter
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].