bathythermograph[bat̸h′ə t̸hʉr′mə graf′]
bathythermograph definition by Webster's New World
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a device for measuring the temperature of the ocean at any specific depth down to c. 1,800 m (c. 5,900 ft)
Origin: bathy- plush thermograph
bathythermograph definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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An instrument that records water temperature in relation to ocean depth.
bathythermograph - Science Definition
A device that records water temperature in relation to ocean depth.