aethrioscope

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek: αἰθήρ (aithḗr, air; ether) in combination with σκοπέω (skopéō, examine, inspect).

Noun[edit]

aethrioscope (plural aethrioscopes)

  1. (meteorology) A device for measuring temperature variations due to different atmospheric conditions, such as cloud or clear skies.