Baermann apparatus

noun (1)
Baer·​mann apparatus | \ ˈba(a)rmən-\

Definition of Baermann apparatus

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: an apparatus consisting essentially of a funnel containing muslin filters for straining out larvae or worms from fecal or other specimens

Baermann technique

noun (2)
variants: or less commonly Baermann method

Definition of Baermann technique (Entry 2 of 2)

: isolation of nematode or other minute worms or larvae by means of the Baermann apparatus

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First Known Use of Baermann apparatus

Noun (1)

1925, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1923, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Baermann apparatus

Noun (1)

from the name Baermann

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