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katharometer

Saltos de línea: kath¦ar|om¦eter
Pronunciación: /ˌkaθəˈrɒmɪtə
 
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Definición de katharometer en inglés:

sustantivo

An instrument for detecting a gas or measuring its concentration in a mixture, by measuring changes in thermal conductivity.
Example sentences
  • In construction the katharometer comprises two chambers, each with an identical thermal conductivity sensor.
  • The properties of katharometers are described in relation to the analyses of binary and multi-component gas mixtures.
  • In recent communications the relative effects of gases of high and low thermal conductivity on the response of katharometers to the presence of eluted substances have been considered.

Origen

early 20th century: from Greek katharos 'pure' + -meter.

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