Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[pur-mee-uh-mee-ter, pur-mee-am-i-ter] /ˈpɜr mi əˌmi tər, ˌpɜr miˈæm ɪ tər/

an instrument for measuring .


Read Also:

  • Permeance

    [pur-mee-uh ns] /ˈpɜr mi əns/ noun 1. the act of permeating. 2. the conducting power of a magnetic circuit for magnetic flux; the reciprocal of magnetic reluctance. /ˈpɜːmɪəns/ noun 1. the act of permeating 2. the reciprocal of the reluctance of a magnetic circuit Λ

  • Permease

    [pur-mee-eys, -eyz] /ˈpɜr miˌeɪs, -ˌeɪz/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of the proteins that mediate the transport of various molecules across biological membranes. permease per·me·ase (pûr’mē-ās’) n. An enzyme that promotes the passage of a substance across a cell membrane.

  • Permeant

    [pur-mee-uh nt] /ˈpɜr mi ənt/ adjective 1. ; pervading. adj. 1640s, from Latin permeantem (nominative permeans), present participle of permeare “to pass through” (see permeable).

  • Permeate

    [pur-mee-eyt] /ˈpɜr miˌeɪt/ verb (used with object), permeated, permeating. 1. to pass into or through every part of: Bright sunshine permeated the room. 2. to penetrate through the pores, interstices, etc., of. 3. to be diffused through; pervade; saturate: Cynicism permeated his report. verb (used without object), permeated, permeating. 4. to become diffused; penetrate. /ˈpɜːmɪˌeɪt/ […]

Disclaimer: Permeameter 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.