gradiometer
noun Etymology: gradient + -o- + -meter Date: 1899 an instrument for measuring the gradient of a physical quantity (as the earth's magnetic field)

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  • Gradiometer — gradientometras statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Potencialinio lauko gradiento matuoklis. atitikmenys: angl. gradiometer vok. Gradiometer, n; Schweremesser, m rus. градиентометр, m; градиометр, m pranc. gradiomètre, m …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • gradiometer — gradientometras statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Potencialinio lauko gradiento matuoklis. atitikmenys: angl. gradiometer vok. Gradiometer, n; Schweremesser, m rus. градиентометр, m; градиометр, m pranc. gradiomètre, m …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • Gradiometer — gradientometras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. gradiometer vok. Gradiometer, n; Schweremesser, m rus. градиентометр, m; градиометр, m pranc. gradiomètre, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • gradiometer — gradientometras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. gradiometer vok. Gradiometer, n; Schweremesser, m rus. градиентометр, m; градиометр, m pranc. gradiomètre, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • gradiometer — /gray dee om i teuhr/, n. Physics. any instrument used to measure a gradient, as the rate of change of the geomagnetic field. Cf. gradient (def. 3a). [1800 10; GRADI(ENT) + O + METER] * * * …   Universalium

  • gradiometer — noun Any of several instruments used to measure the gradient of a physical property (such as magnetic field) …   Wiktionary

  • gradiometer — instrument for measuring gradient of a physical quantity Scientific Instruments …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • gradiometer — [ˌgreɪdɪ ɒmɪtə] noun 1》 a surveying instrument for setting out or measuring a gradient. 2》 Physics an instrument for measuring the gradient of a gravitational, magnetic, or other field …   English new terms dictionary

  • gradiometer — gra·di·om·e·ter …   English syllables

  • gradiometer — /ˌgreɪdiˈɒmətə/ (say .graydee omuhtuh) noun a surveyor s telescopic instrument for setting out gradients …   Australian English dictionary

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