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densimeter

[den-sim-i-ter] /dɛnˈsɪm ɪ tər/
noun, Chemistry, Physics.
1.
any instrument for measuring density.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; < Latin dēns(us) dense + -i- + -meter
Related forms
densimetric
[den-suh-me-trik] /ˌdɛn səˈmɛ trɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
densimetrically, adverb
densimetry, noun
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  • The density measurement is carried out with a buoyancy-principle based single-sinker densimeter.
British Dictionary definitions for densimeter

densimeter

/dɛnˈsɪmɪtə/
noun
1.
(physics) any instrument for measuring density
Derived Forms
densimetric (ˌdɛnsɪˈmɛtrɪk) adjective
densimetry, noun
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densimeter in Medicine

densimeter den·sim·e·ter (děn-sĭm'ĭ-tər)
n.
An instrument used to measure density or specific gravity. Also called densitometer.


den'si·met'ric (-sə-mět'rĭk)
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