Tensiometer meaning

tĕnsē-ŏmĭ-tər
An instrument for measuring tensile strength.
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An instrument used to measure the surface tension of a liquid.
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Any instrument for measuring tautness or tension, as of a stretched wire or fabric or of the surface of a fluid.
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An instrument used to measure the moisture content of soil.
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An instrument used to measure the tension in a wire or yarn, or its tensile strength.
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An instrument used to measure the surface tension of a liquid.
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Origin of tensiometer

  • tensio(n) –meter

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition