humidity element

humidity element

[hyü′mid·əd·ē ‚el·ə·mənt]
(engineering)
The transducer of any hygrometer, that is, that part of a hygrometer that quantitatively senses atmospheric water vapor.
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Marchgraber and Grote (1963) studied the response of a carbon humidity element exposed to a step change in RH.
The Dynamic Behavior of The Carbon Humidity Element ML-476.