telemetry etymology

English word telemetry comes from English -metry (Forming nouns relating to measures and measurement.), English tele-

Detailed word origin of telemetry

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-metry English (eng) Forming nouns relating to measures and measurement.
tele- English (eng) Over a distance. Telegraph. Telephone. Teleport. Television.
telemetry English (eng) (applied sciences) the science, and associated technology, of the automatic recording and transmission of data from a remote source to a receiving station for analysis.

Words with the same origin as telemetry

Descendants of -metry
absorptiometry acidimetry anemometry archeometry bathymetry coulometry ergometry fluviometry heliometry isometry micrometry optometrist optometry phallometry photometry pneumatometry psychometry psychrometry scientometrist somatometry spectrometry stichometry telemetric zoometry
Descendants of tele-
radio telegram telepathic telescope television