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urinometer

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noun uri·nom·e·ter \ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈnä-mə-tər\

Definition of urinometer

  1. :  a small hydrometer for determining the specific gravity of urine



Origin of urinometer

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1843


Medical Dictionary

urinometer

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noun uri·nom·e·ter \ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈnäm-ət-ər\

Medical Definition of urinometer

  1. :  a small hydrometer for determining the specific gravity of urine




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "urinometer"


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