Baermann apparatus

noun

Baer·​mann apparatus
ˈba(a)rmən-
: an apparatus consisting essentially of a funnel containing muslin filters for straining out larvae or worms from fecal or other specimens

Word History

Etymology

from the name Baermann

First Known Use

1925, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Baermann apparatus was in 1925

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“Baermann apparatus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Baermann%20apparatus. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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