solarimeter

instrument for measuring solar radiation

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  • solarimeter — / imˈit ər/ noun A device for measuring solar radiation • • • Main Entry: ↑solar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Solarimeter — A solarimeter is a pyranometer, a type of measuring device used to measure combined direct and diffuse solar radiation. An integrating solarimeter measures energy developed from solar radiation based on the absorption of heat by a black body. The …   Wikipedia

  • solarimeter — so·lar·im·e·ter (sō lə rĭmʹĭ tər) n. An instrument used to measure the flux of solar radiation through a surface. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Solarimeter — So|la|ri|me|ter 〈n. 13〉 Gerät zur Messung der von der Sonne u. anderen Himmelskörpern einfallenden Strahlung * * * So|la|ri|me|ter, das; s, [↑ meter (1)] (Astron., Met., Physik veraltet): Gerät zur Messung der Sonnen u. Himmelsstrahlung;… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Solarimeter — So|la|ri|me|ter 〈n.; Gen.: s, Pl.: ; Astron.〉 Gerät zur Messung der von der Sonne u. anderen Himmelskörpern einfallenden Strahlung …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Solarimeter — So|la|ri|me|ter das; s, <zu 1↑...meter> Gerät zur Messung der Sonnen u. Himmelsstrahlung …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • solarimeter — /soʊləˈrɪmətə/ (say sohluh rimuhtuh) noun a device for measuring solar radiation …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Meteorology — For other uses of the root word meteor , see Meteor (disambiguation). For the work by Aristotle, see Meteorology (Aristotle). Not to be confused with Metrology. Part of the Nature series on Weather   …   Wikipedia

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