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[pen-i-trom-i-ter] /ˌpɛn ɪˈtrɒm ɪ tər/

a device for measuring the power of x-ray or other radiations.
a device for measuring the penetrability of a solid.
(physics) an instrument used to measure the penetrating power of radiation, such as X-rays

penetrometer pen·e·trom·e·ter (pěn’ĭ-trŏm’ĭ-tər) or pen·e·tram·e·ter (-trām’ĭ-tər)

penetrometer (pěn’ĭ-trŏm’ĭ-tər) also penetrameter


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