Hydrometry
Hydrometry Hy*drom"e*try, n. [Cf. F. hydrom[`e]trique.] 1. The art of determining the specific gravity of liquids, and thence the strength of spirituous liquors, saline solutions, etc. [1913 Webster]

2. The art or operation of measuring the velocity or discharge of running water, as in rivers, etc. [1913 Webster]


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  • Hydrometry — is the monitoring of the components of the hydrological cycle including rainfall, groundwater characteristics, as well as water quality and flow characteristics of surface waters. [Wubbo Boiten, Hydrometry , Francis and Taylor publishers. (2000)] …   Wikipedia

  • hydrometry — hidrometrija statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. hydrometry vok. Hydrometrice, f rus. гидрометрия, f pranc. hydrométrie, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • hydrometry — hidrometrija statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Hidrologijos šaka, nagrinėjanti visus dalykus, susijusius su vandens judėjimo, būsenos ir režimo parametrų matavimu. atitikmenys: angl. hydrometry vok. Hydrometrie, f rus.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • hydrometry — hidrometrija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. hydrometry vok. Hydrometrie, f rus. гидрометрия, f pranc. hydrométrie, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • hydrometry — hydrometer ► NOUN ▪ an instrument for measuring the density of liquids. DERIVATIVES hydrometric adjective hydrometry noun …   English terms dictionary

  • hydrometry — See hydrometric. * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrometry — noun The branch of hydrostatics dealing with the measurement of specific gravity using hydrometers …   Wiktionary

  • hydrometry — Determination of the specific gravity of a fluid by means of a hydrometer. * * * hy·drom·e·try (hi dromґə tre) the measurement of the specific gravity of a fluid by means of the hydrometer. hydrometric adj …   Medical dictionary

  • hydrometry —    The science of water measurements [16] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • hydrometry — hy·drom·e·try …   English syllables

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