an electric thermometer for measuring small temperature changes.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
An electric thermometer, especially used for recording slight variations of temperature.
[therm- + electric + G. metron, measure]
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thermelometer(thĕr″mĕl-ŏm′ĕ-tĕr) [″ + elektron, amber, + Gr. metron, a measure]
An electric thermometer used to indicate temperature changes too slight to be measured on an ordinary thermometer.
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