urinometer

urinometer

[yoor-uh-nom-i-ter]
noun
a device for assessing the specific gravity of urine; a hydrometer for use on urine specimens.

Origin:
1835–45; urino- + -meter

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urinometer (ˌjʊərɪˈnɒmɪtə)
 
n
an instrument for determining the specific gravity of urine

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urinometer u·ri·nom·e·ter (yur'ə-nŏm'ĭ-tər)
n.
A hydrometer for measuring the specific gravity of urine.

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