meter-, metro-, metr-, -metrical, -metrically, -metron, -metric, -metrist, -meter, -meters, -metry, -metre
A reference to the use of an alcoholometer.
alcoholimeter (s) (noun), alcoholimeters (pl)
A device, such as a form of hydrometer, that measures the quantity of alcohol contained in a liquid.
alcoholometer, alcoholmeter (s) (noun); alcoholometers, alcoholmeters (pl)
A hydrometer or other device that determines the amount of alcohol in an aqueous (liquid) solution.
alcoholometry (s) (noun), alcoholometries (pl)
The process or method of ascertaining the proportion of pure alcohol which spirituous liquors contain.
alcovinometer (s) (noun), alcovinometers (pl)
An instrument used to measure the degree of alcoholic content in wine.
An instrument for determining the expansive properties, or quality, of gluten in flour.
algesichronometer (s) (noun), algesichronometers (pl)
An instrument for recording the time required for the perception of a painful stimulus: Algesichronometer is a device used to determine the time needed to cause an unpleasant or agonizing effect.
An instrument used in measuring the sensitiveness to or the perception threshold for pain as produced with a sharp point or an apparatus for determining the sensitiveness of the skin.
The measurement of sensitivity to pain.
An instrument for measuring the degree of sensitivity to a painful stimulus; also, algesimeter, algometer, odynometer.
An instrument that purports to measure sensitiveness to pain in terms of amount of pressure exerted on the skin by a blunt instrument.
Weeds are a pain in the grass.