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acetometer

[as-i-tom-i-ter] /ˌæs ɪˈtɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Chemistry
1.
an instrument for measuring the amount of acetic acid present in a solution.
Also, acetimeter.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; aceto- + -meter
Related forms
acetometrical
[uh-see-tuh-me-tri-kuh l, as-i-tuh-] /əˌsi təˈmɛ trɪ kəl, ˌæs ɪ tə-/ (Show IPA),
acetometric, adjective
acetometrically, adverb
acetometry, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for acetometer

acetometer

/ˌæsɪˈtɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
a device for measuring the concentration of acetic acid in a solution, esp in vinegar
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