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rhe·om·e·ter

(rē-om'ĕ-tĕr),
1. An instrument for measurement of the rheologic properties of materials, for example, of blood.
2. A galvanometer.
[rheo- + G. metron, measure]

rheometer

(rē-ŏm′ĭ-tər)
n.
An instrument for measuring the flow of viscous liquids, such as blood.
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