Meaning of voltameter


Pronunciation: (vol-tam'i-tur, vōl-), [key]
— n.
  1. a device for measuring the quantity of electricity passing through a conductor by the amount of electrolytic decomposition it produces, or for measuring the strength of a current by the amount of such decomposition in a given time. Also called
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