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nitrometer

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noun ni·trom·e·ter \nī-ˈträm-ət-ər\

Medical Definition of nitrometer

  1. :  an apparatus for collecting and measuring the volume of a gas (as nitrogen) that is liberated from a substance during analysis—called also




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