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  • Chronothermometer — Chronothermometer, s. Thermointegrator …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • chronothermometer —   n. chronometer whose rate is altered by temperature changes …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • chronothermometer — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun Etymology: chron + thermometer : a timepiece so constructed as to exaggerate the effect of changes of temperature upon its rate and used to indicate mean temperature …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thermointegrator — Thermointegrator, Vorrichtung zur Ermittelung der mittlern Lufttemperatur. Stanleys Chronothermometer ist eine Uhr, deren Pendel ein Luftthermometer bildet, bei dem Quecksilber durch die Ausdehnung oder Zusammenziehung der Luft aus einem tiefer… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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