[sahy-krom-i-tree] /saɪˈkrɒm ɪ tri/
the employment of the psychrometer.
the science of measuring the water-vapor content of the air.

psychrometry psy·chrom·e·try (sī-krŏm’ĭ-trē)
The calculation of relative humidity and water-vapor pressures from temperature and barometric pressure. Also called hygrometry.

Read Also:

  • Psychographer

    [sahy-kog-ruh-fer] /saɪˈkɒg rə fər/ noun 1. a person who writes a psychograph; a psychological or psychographic biographer.

  • Psychograph

    noun 1. Psychology. a graph indicating the relative strength of the personality traits of an individual. 2. a psychologically oriented biography. psychograph psy·cho·graph (sī’kə-grāf’) n. A graphic representation or chart of the personality traits of an individual or a group. psy’cho·graph’ic adj.

  • Psychognosis

    /saɪˈkɒɡnəsɪs/ noun (psychol) 1. the use of hypnosis to study mental phenomena 2. the study of personality by observation of outward bodily signs

  • Psychogeriatrics

    [sahy-koh-jeer-ee-a-triks] /ˌsaɪ koʊˌdʒɪər iˈæ trɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the psychology of old age. psychogeriatrics /ˌsaɪkəʊdʒɛrɪˈætrɪks/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) (med) the branch of health care concerned with the study, diagnosis, and sometimes treatment of mentally disordered older people Compare geriatrics

  • Psykter

    noun, plural psykters. Greek and Roman Antiquity. 1. a wine jar with an ovoid body tapering at the neck, set on a high foot: used for cooling wine.

Disclaimer: Psychrometry 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.