Definition of hygroscope in English:
An instrument that gives an indication of the humidity of the air.
- The table below details the advantages and disadvantages of electric versus mechanical hygroscopes.
- If moisturising is continuous over the hygroscope moisture content then flax can mould even during a couple of days.
- Often the humidity required for bacteria to multiply is found on hygroscope materials.
Definition of hygroscope in:
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