Pyrometric Pyr`o*met"ric, Pyrometrical Pyr`o*met"ric*al a. [Cf. F. pyrom['e]trique.] (Physics) Pertaining to, or obtained by, the pyrometer; as, pyrometrical instruments; pyrometrical measurements. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pyrometric device — Pyrometric devices gauge heatwork (the combined effect of both time and temperature) when firing materials inside a kiln. It is important to note pyrometric devices do not measure temperature, but can report temperature equivalents. The intention …   Wikipedia

  • pyrometric cone equivalent — noun a measure of the melting point of refractory materials, based on the use of pyrometric cones. Abbrev.: p.c.e …   Australian English dictionary

  • pyrometric bead — (in a kiln) a ball of material that indicates by changing color that a certain temperature has been reached. [1825 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • pyrometric cone — (in a kiln) a triangular piece of material that indicates by bending or melting that a certain temperature has been reached. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

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