ballistic galvanometer


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ballistic galvanometer

[bə′lis·tik ‚gal·və′näm·əd·ər]
(electricity)
A galvanometer having a long period of swing so that the deflection may measure the electric charge in a current pulse or the time integral of a voltage pulse.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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