Allihn filter tube

noun

Definition of Allihn filter tube

: a glass filtering funnel the top part of which is a cylindrical tube into which is sealed a fritted glass disk as a filter

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First Known Use of Allihn filter tube

1907, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Allihn filter tube

after Felix Richard Allihn †1915 German chemist

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“Allihn filter tube.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Allihn%20filter%20tube. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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