digital thermometer

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dig·i·tal ther·mom·e·ter

(dij'i-tăl thĕr-mom'ĕ-tĕr)
An instrument that measures the temperature of something or someone in an LCD readout; most common type used in health care in North America today, supplanting the mercury thermometer.
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