adverb see bolometer

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  • bolometrically — See bolometric. * * * …   Universalium

  • bolometrically — adverb a) In a bolometric manner b) By means of a bolometer …   Wiktionary

  • bolometrically — bo·lo·met·ri·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • bolometrically — adverb see bolometer …   Useful english dictionary

  • bolometer — noun Etymology: Greek bolē stroke, beam of light (from ballein to throw) + English o + meter more at devil Date: 1881 a very sensitive thermometer whose electrical resistance varies with temperature and which is used in the detection and… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Cryogenic particle detectors — operate at very low temperature, typically only a few degrees above absolute zero. These sensors interact with an energetic elementary particle (such as a photon) and deliver a signal which can be related to the type of particle and the nature of …   Wikipedia

  • bolometer — bolometric /boh leuh me trik/, adj. bolometrically, adv. /boh lom i teuhr, beuh /, n. Physics. a device for measuring minute amounts of radiant energy by determining the changes of resistance in an electric conductor caused by changes in its… …   Universalium

  • bolometer — ☆ bolometer [bō läm′ət ər ] n. [< Gr bolē, ray, lit., something thrown < ballein, to throw (see BALL2) + METER] Physics a very sensitive instrument for measuring and recording the intensity of small amounts of radiant energy bolometric… …   English World dictionary

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