Stereometer

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Stereometer An instrument for determining the specific gravity of liquid bodies, porous bodies, and powders, as well as solids.
    • Stereometer An instrument for measuring the solid contents of a body, or the capacity of a vessel; a volumenometer.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n stereometer An instrument for measuring the solid capacity of a vessel.
    • n stereometer An instrument for determining the specific gravity of liquids, porous bodies, etc.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Stereometer stē-re-om′e-tėr an instrument for measuring the specific gravity of bodies solid and liquid
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Stereo-, + meter,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. stereos, hard, metron, measure.