alcohol thermometer

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Synonyms for alcohol thermometer

thermometer consisting of a glass capillary tube marked with degrees Celsius or Fahrenheit and containing alcohol which rises or falls as it expands or contracts with changes in temperature

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Digital or glass alcohol thermometers are available alternatives that are comparable in cost and performance, and infrared ear thermometers are a more expensive option.
A metal and plastic digital thermometer with a large easily readable dial or protected alcohol thermometers are employed.
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