Definitions for galvanoscope

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WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. galvanoscope(Noun)

    a device used to detect electric currents using the deflection of a magnetic needle

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Galvanoscope(noun)

    an instrument or apparatus for detecting the presence of electrical currents, especially such as are of feeble intensity

  2. Origin: [Galvanic + -scope: cf. F. galvanoscope.]

The Standard Electrical DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Galvanoscope

    An instrument, generally of the galvanometer type, used for ascertaining whether a current is flowing or not. Any galvanoscope, when calibrated, if susceptible thereof, becomes a galvanometer.


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