Allihn filter tube


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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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