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hygrometer


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Instrument for measuring atmospheric humidity. Types include the wet-bulb–dry-bulb, dew-point, and hair hygrometers, and there is one type based on electrical resistance. See also psychrometer.

Subjects: Science and Mathematics — Medicine and Health.


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