auxometer etymology

English word auxometer comes from English -meter (Used to form the names of measuring devices.), English balanephagous ((rare) Acorn-eating.), English aux-

Detailed word origin of auxometer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-meter English (eng) Used to form the names of measuring devices.
balanephagous English (eng) (rare) Acorn-eating.
aux- English (eng)
auxometer English (eng) An instrument measuring the magnifying power of lenses.

Words with the same origin as auxometer

Descendants of -meter
accelerometer altimeter arthrometer barometer calorimeter calorimetry dioptometer dynamometer fluorometer geoboard geometry glucometer hodometer holometer inclinometer lucimeter pantometer photopolarimeter pulsimeter spectrometer symmetry tachometer tiltmeter trig trigonometry
Descendants of balanephagous
balanophagous