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ten·si·om·e·ter

(ten'sē-om'ĕ-tĕr),
A device for measuring tension.
[L. tensio, tension, + G. metron, measure]

tensiometer

[ten′sē·om′ətər]
Etymology: L, tendere, to stretch; Gk, metron, measure
a device for measuring the surface tension of a liquid.

ten·si·om·e·ter

(ten'sē-om'ĕ-tĕr)
A device for measuring tension.
[L. tensio, tension, + G. metron, measure]

tensiometer

(tĕn″sē-ŏm′ĕ-tĕr) [L. tensio, a stretching, + Gr. metron, measure]
1. A device for determining the surface tension of liquids.
2. A device used to measure the amount of force a muscle can produce. Also called cable tensiometer.
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We used spinning drop tensiometry to measure the effective interfacial tension between miscible and partially miscible systems.
2:30 MEASUREMENT OF THE EFFECTIVE INTERFACIAL TENSION IN A MISCIBLE SYSTEM (1-BUTANOL-WATER) BY SPINNING DROP TENSIOMETRY
Where non-uniform flow occurs there is a risk that the apparent matric potential, indicated by tensiometry, is considered representative of the whole core sample.
Contract notice: Agropedologiques diagnostics and tensiometry the territory of the metropolis of lyon.
11:30 DEMONSTRATION AND QUANTIFICATION OF THE EFFECTIVE INTERFACIAL TENSION IN AN ISOBUTYRIC ACID/WATER SYSTEM VIA SPINNING DROP TENSIOMETRY
10:15 USING SPINNING DROP TENSIOMETRY TO DETERMINE THE SQUARE GRADIENT PARAMETER FOR DODECYL ACRYLATE/POLY (DODECYL ACRYLATE) FOR USE IN THE TIPMPS FLIGHT INVESTIGATION
Using spinning drop tensiometry, we confirmed that an effective interfacial tension (EIT) exists between miscible fluids, which is necessarily transient.