eudiometrically

eudiometer

[yoo-dee-om-i-ter]
noun Chemistry.
a graduated glass measuring tube for gas analysis.

Origin:
1770–80; < Greek eúdio(s) clear, mild (literally, well skied, equivalent to eu- eu- + di-, stem of Zeus god of the sky + -os adj. suffix) + -meter

eudiometric [yoo-dee-uh-me-trik] , eudiometrical, adjective
eudiometrically, adverb
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eudiometer (ˌjuːdɪˈɒmɪtə)
 
n
a graduated glass tube used in the study and volumetric analysis of gas reactions
 
[C18: from Greek eudios, literally: clear skied (from eu- + Dios, genitive of Zeus god of the heavens) + -meter]
 
eudiometric
 
adj
 
eudio'metrical
 
adj
 
eudio'metrically
 
adv
 
eudi'ometry
 
n

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