Definition of Tensimeter

1. Noun. A manometer for measuring vapor pressure.

Generic synonyms: Manometer



Definition of Tensimeter

1. Noun. A form of manometer used to measure differences in vapour pressure ¹

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Literary usage of Tensimeter

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1. Recent Advances in Physical and Inorganic Chemistry by Alfred Walter Stewart (1909)
"By means of the differential tensimeter, we can decide which form will ... This actually occurs in practice, and can be detected by means of the tensimeter. ..."

2. Recent Advances in Physical and Inorganic Chemistry by Alfred Walter Stewart (1912)
"By means of the differential tensimeter, we can decide which form will ... This actually occurs in practice, and can be detected by means of the tensimeter. ..."

3. Technology Quarterly and Proceedings of the Society of Arts by Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Society of Arts (1908)
"For this purpose a tensimeter was filled with some nickel chloride that had been ... The tensimeter was left at four in the afternoon, and next morning was ..."

4. Practical Physical Chemistry by Alexander Findlay (1920)
"the Bremer-Frowein tensimeter (Fig. 105). This consists of a U-tube, the limbs of which are bent close together, and placed in front of a millimetre scale. ..."

5. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial Science (1904)
"To establish more definitely the instability of the water of crystallisation I undertook a series of tensimeter experiments. With phosphorus pentoxide as ..."

6. An Introduction to the Principles of Physical Chemistry from the Standpoint by Edward Wight Washburn (1921)
"The vapor pressure of the crystals was determined at 99°, 100,, 101,, 102° and 103°, using the differential tensimeter, in a thermostat regulated to 0.01°, ..."

7. An Introduction to the Principles of Physical Chemistry from the Standpoint by Edward Wight Washburn (1921)
"The vapor pressure of the crystals was determined at 99°, 100C, 101C, 102° and 103°, using the differential tensimeter, in a thermostat regulated to 0.01°, ..."

8. An Introduction to the Principles of Physical Chemistry from the Standpoint by Edward Wight Washburn (1915)
"The vapor pressure of the crystals was determined at 99°, 100°, 101°, 102° and 103°, using the differential tensimeter, in a thermostat regulated to 0.01°, ..."

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