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turbidimeter

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noun tur·bi·dim·e·ter \ˌtər-bə-ˈdi-mə-tər\

Definition of turbidimeter

  1. 1 :  an instrument for measuring and comparing the turbidity of liquids by viewing light through them and determining how much light is cut off

  2. 2 :  nephelometer

turbidimetric play \ˌtər-bə-də-ˈme-trik, ˌtər-ˌbi-də-\ adjective
turbidimetrically play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
turbidimetry play \ˌtər-bə-ˈdi-mə-trē\ noun


Origin of turbidimeter

International Scientific Vocabulary turbidity + -meter


First Known Use: 1905


Medical Dictionary

turbidimeter

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noun tur·bi·dim·e·ter \ˌtər-bə-ˈdim-ət-ər\

Medical Definition of turbidimeter

  1. 1:  an instrument for measuring and comparing the turbidity of liquids by viewing light through them and determining how much light is transmitted

  2. 2:  nephelometer

turbidimetric \ˌtər-bəd-ə-ˈme-trik, ˌtər-ˌbid-ə-\play adjective
turbidimetrically \-tri-k(ə-)lē\play adverb



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