bathometer


bathometer

noun Oceanography.

  1. a device for ascertaining the depth of water.

noun

  1. an instrument for measuring the depth of water

  1. An instrument that is used to measure water depth without the use of a sounding line. The bathometer does not require a line to extend to the bottom because it measures the difference in the gravitational effect of the water surface and of solid ground.

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