Meaning of PYROMETER in English

PYROMETER

— pyrometric /puy'reuh me"trik/ , pyrometrical , adj. — pyrometrically , adv. — pyrometry , n.

/puy rom"i teuhr/ , n.

an apparatus for measuring high temperatures that uses the radiation emitted by a hot body as a basis for measurement.

[ 1740-50; PYRO- + -METER ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .