Definition of Counter tube
1. Noun. A measuring instrument for counting individual ionizing events.
Generic synonyms: Measuring Device, Measuring Instrument, Measuring System
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Literary usage of Counter tube
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1. Production and Inspection of Milk by Earley Vernon Wilcox, Hawaii Agricultural Experiment Station (1912)
"The fibrin appeared to cling closely to the glass of the counter tube and rendered it difficult to ..."
2. A Practical Treatise on Mechanical Dentistry by Joseph Richardson (1860)
"... the means being either a sufficient number of natural teeth contiguous to the tooth to be used, a counter tube, an arm of metal, or an artificial tooth, ..."
3. Nuclear Emergency Data Management: Proceedings of an International Workshop by Nuclear Energy Agency (1998)
"Highly sensitive proportional counter tube LB 6360 serve as low-dose detector. The use of proportional counter permits very sensitive measurements starting ..."