osmometer


os·mom·e·ter

noun \äz-ˈmä-mə-tər, äs-\

Definition of OSMOMETER

:  an apparatus for measuring osmotic pressure
os·mo·met·ric \ˌäz-mə-ˈme-trik, ˌäs-\ adjective
os·mom·e·try \äz-ˈmä-mə-trē\ noun

Origin of OSMOMETER

osmosis + -meter
First Known Use: 1854

os·mom·e·ter

noun \äz-ˈmäm-ət-ər, äs-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OSMOMETER

: an apparatus for measuring osmotic pressure
os·mo·met·ric \ˌäz-mə-ˈme-trik, ˌäs-\ adjective

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