acetometer

acetometer

[as-i-tom-i-ter]
noun Chemistry.
an instrument for measuring the amount of acetic acid present in a solution.
Also, acetimeter.


Origin:
1850–55; aceto- + -meter

acetometrical [uh-see-tuh-me-tri-kuhl, as-i-tuh-] , acetometric, adjective
acetometrically, adverb
acetometry, noun
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acetometer (ˌæsɪˈtɒmɪtə)
 
n
a device for measuring the concentration of acetic acid in a solution, esp in vinegar

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