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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [wot-mee-ter]
    • /ˈwɒtˌmi tər/
    • /ˈwɒt.ˌmiː.tə/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wot-mee-ter]
    • /ˈwɒtˌmi tər/

Definitions of wattmeter word

  • noun wattmeter a calibrated instrument for measuring electric power in watts. 1
  • noun wattmeter A meter for measuring electric power in watts. 1
  • noun wattmeter a meter for measuring electric power in watts 0
  • noun wattmeter an instrument for measuring in watts the power in an electric circuit 0
  • noun wattmeter An instrument for measuring electric power in watts. 0

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Origin of wattmeter

First appearance:

before 1885
One of the 21% newest English words
First recorded in 1885-90; watt + -meter

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Parts of speech for Wattmeter


wattmeter popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 61% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
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