Synonyms

1. tensiometer

noun. ['ˌtɛnsiːˈɑːmɪtɝ'] a measuring instrument for measuring the moisture content of soil.

Synonyms

  • measuring device
  • measuring system

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Words that Rhyme with Tensiometer

  • photometer
  • barometer

2. tensiometer

noun. ['ˌtɛnsiːˈɑːmɪtɝ'] a measuring instrument for measuring the surface tension of a liquid.

Synonyms

  • measuring device
  • measuring system

3. tensiometer

noun. ['ˌtɛnsiːˈɑːmɪtɝ'] a measuring instrument for measuring the tension in a wire or fiber or beam.

Synonyms

  • measuring device
  • measuring system

Example sentences of the word tensiometer


1. Noun, singular or mass
As moisture decreases, water flows away from the block and increases tension, which is translated onto the instrument display in centibars, as in the tensiometer.

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