Microseismometer
Microseismometer Mi`cro*seis*mom"e*ter, n. [Microseism + -meter.] A seismometer for measuring amplitudes or periods, or both, of microseisms. -- {Mi`cro*seis*mom"e*try}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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