bathythermograph
noun Date: 1938 an instrument designed to record water temperature as a function of depth

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  • bathythermograph — [bath΄ə thʉr′mə graf΄] n. [ BATHY + THERMOGRAPH] a device for measuring the temperature of the ocean at any specific depth down to c. 1,800 m ( c. 5,900 ft) …   English World dictionary

  • Bathythermograph — Ein Bathythermograph (zusammengesetzt aus griechisch bathýs: tief, thermós: warm und graphein: einritzen, schreiben) ist ein Gerät zur Messung der Wassertemperatur als Funktion des Drucks (beziehungsweise der Tiefe im Wasser, die dem Druck… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bathythermograph — The bathythermograph, or BT, is a small torpedo shaped device that holds a temperature sensor and a transducer to detect changes in hydrostatic pressure. Lowered into the water from an under way ship, the BT records pressure and temperature… …   Wikipedia

  • Bathythermograph — termobatigrafas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Įtaisas vandens temperatūrai įvairiame gylyje matuoti ir užrašyti. atitikmenys: angl. bathythermograph vok. Bathythermograph, m rus. батитермограф, m; термобатиграф, m… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • bathythermograph — termobatigrafas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Įtaisas vandens temperatūrai įvairiame gylyje matuoti ir užrašyti. atitikmenys: angl. bathythermograph vok. Bathythermograph, m rus. батитермограф, m; термобатиграф, m… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • bathythermograph — batitermografas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Giliavandenis savirašis temperatūros matavimo prietaisas. atitikmenys: angl. bathythermograph vok. Bathythermograf, m rus. батитермограф, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • bathythermograph — /bath euh therr meuh graf , grahf /, n. Oceanog. an instrument that makes a record of the temperature at various depths in the ocean. [1935 40; BATHY + THERMOGRAPH] * * * ▪ instrument       any of various oceanographic devices containing… …   Universalium

  • bathythermograph — noun A small torpedo shaped device that holds a temperature sensor and a transducer to detect changes in hydrostatic pressure …   Wiktionary

  • bathythermograph — instrument for recording water temperature as compared to depth Scientific Instruments …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • bathythermograph — bathy·thermograph …   English syllables

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