Pyrheliometer



[pahyuh r-hee-lee-om-i-ter, pir-] /ˌpaɪər hi liˈɒm ɪ tər, ˌpɪr-/

noun, Astrophysics.
1.
an instrument for measuring the total intensity of the sun’s energy radiation.
/pəˌhiːlɪˈɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
an instrument for measuring the intensity of the sun’s radiant energy
pyrheliometer
(pīr’hē-lē-ŏm’ĭ-tər)
An instrument used to measure the total amount of radiation from the Sun that hits a surface. It works by converting the Sun’s heat into a voltage that is then recorded by a voltmeter.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Pyribenzamine

    [pir-uh-ben-zuh-meen, pahy-ruh-] /ˌpɪr əˈbɛn zəˌmin, ˌpaɪ rə-/ Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand of .

  • Pyric

    [pahy-rik, pir-ik] /ˈpaɪ rɪk, ˈpɪr ɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or resulting from burning.



  • Pyridine

    [pir-i-deen, -din] /ˈpɪr ɪˌdin, -dɪn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, flammable, liquid organic base, C 5 H 5 N, having a disagreeable odor, usually obtained from coal or synthesized from acetaldehyde and ammonia: used chiefly as a solvent and in organic synthesis. /ˈpɪrɪˌdiːn/ noun 1. a colourless hygroscopic liquid with a characteristic odour. It is […]

  • Pyridium

    [pahy-rid-ee-uh m, pi-] /paɪˈrɪd i əm, pɪ-/ Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand of .



Disclaimer: Pyrheliometer definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.