galvanometer

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gal·va·nom·e·ter / ˌgalvəˈnämitər/ • n. an instrument for detecting and measuring small electric currents.DERIVATIVES: gal·va·no·met·ric / -nəˈmetrik/ adj.

galvanometer

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galvanometer (gal-vă-nom-it-er) n. an instrument for measuring the strength of an electric current.