alcoometry

Alcoometry

Al`co*["o]m"e*try\, n. See Alcoholometry.

Note: The chemists say alcom[`e]tre, alcoom[`e]trie, doubtless by the suppression of a syllable in order to avoid a disagreeable sequence of sounds. (Cf. Idolatry.) --Littr['e].
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: alcool-90
Next Definition: alcopop
Words Near: alcoometry
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for alcoometry
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing alcoometry
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature