[puh-tom-i-ter] /pəˈtɒm ɪ tər/
an instrument for measuring the amount of water that a plant loses through transpiration, consisting of a sealed vessel of water with a cutting inserted in such a way that moisture can escape only through absorption and transpiration.
an apparatus that measures the rate of water uptake by a plant or plant part
- Pot on
verb 1. (transitive, adverb) to transfer (a plant) to a larger flowerpot
[poh-too] /poʊˈtu/ noun, plural potoos. 1. any of several nocturnal birds of the family Nyctibiidae, of Mexico and Central and South America, related to the goatsuckers.
[poh-tuh-roo] /ˌpoʊ təˈru/ noun, plural potoroos. 1. any of several small, ratlike kangaroos of the genus Potorous, of Australia. /ˌpɒtəˈruː/ noun 1. another name for kangaroo rat
noun a fear of drinking alcohol Word Origin Latin potorius ‘drinking’