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coulometry

[koo-lom-i-tree, kuh-] /kuˈlɒm ɪ tri, kə-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a method used in quantitative analysis, whereby the amount of a substance set free or deposited during electrolysis is determined by measuring the number of coulombs that passed through the electrolyte.
Origin of coulometry
1940-1945
1940-45; coulo(mb) + -metry
Related forms
coulometric
[koo-luh-me-trik] /ˌku ləˈmɛ trɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
coulometrically, adverb
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