bathymetry etymology

English word bathymetry comes from English -metry (Forming nouns relating to measures and measurement.), English bathy- (Deep, especially deep sea.)

Detailed word origin of bathymetry

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-metry English (eng) Forming nouns relating to measures and measurement.
bathy- English (eng) Deep, especially deep sea.
bathymetry English (eng) The measurement of the depths of the seas.

Words with the same origin as bathymetry

Descendants of -metry
absorptiometry acidimetry anemometry archeometry coulometry ergometry fluviometry heliometry isometry micrometry optometrist optometry phallometry photometry pneumatometry psychometry psychrometry scientometrist somatometry spectrometry stichometry telemetric telemetry zoometry
Descendants of bathy-
bathy bathygraphic bathymetrist