salinometry

salinometer

[sal-uh-nom-i-ter]
noun Chemistry.
an instrument for measuring the amount of salt in a solution.


Origin:
1835–45; saline + -o- + -meter

salinometry, noun
salinometric [sal-uh-nuh-me-trik] , adjective
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salinometer (ˌsælɪˈnɒmɪtə)
 
n
Also called: salimeter a hydrometer for determining the amount of salt in a solution, usually calibrated to measure concentration
 
salinometric
 
adj
 
sali'nometry
 
n

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