cryometer
cryometer cry*om"e*ter, n. [Gr. ? cold, frost + -meter.] (Physics) A thermometer for the measurement of low temperatures, esp. such an instrument containing alcohol or some other liquid of a lower freezing point than mercury. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • cryometer — instrument for measuring low temperatures Scientific Instruments …   Phrontistery dictionary

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  • cryometer — cry·om·e·ter …   English syllables

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