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ORGANIC HYGROMETER [1 record]

Record 1 2010-04-27

English

Subject field(s)
  • Weather Stations and Meteorological Instruments and Equipment
DEF

A type of hygrometer in which the amount of vapor absorbed is determined by measuring the physical properties of organic substances.

OBS

To be contrasted with "inorganic hygrometer".

French

Domaine(s)
  • Stations, instruments et équipements météorologiques
DEF

Hygromètre fondé sur les déformations, en fonction de l'humidité de l'air, d'éléments organiques.

OBS

S'emploie par opposition à «hygromètre inorganique».

Spanish

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