dendrometer etymology

English word dendrometer comes from English -meter (Used to form the names of measuring devices.), English dendro- (Dendr- + -o-.)

Detailed word origin of dendrometer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-meter English (eng) Used to form the names of measuring devices.
dendro- English (eng) Dendr- + -o-.
dendrometer English (eng) A device for measuring the height or diameter of trees.

Words with the same origin as dendrometer

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 dendro-
dendroarchaeology dendrochemistry dendrochronological dendrochronologist dendrochronology dendroclimatic dendroclimatological dendroclimatology dendrodate dendrodendritic dendroecology dendrogeomorphological dendrogeomorphology dendroglioma dendrogram dendrohydrology dendrolite dendrology dendromancy dendrometry dendrophile dendrophobia dendrophyte dendrothermal