Draves test

noun \ˈdrāvz-\

Definition of Draves test

  1. :  a test of the efficiency of a wetting agent based on the time required for a standard skein of cotton yarn carrying a standard weight to sink in a water solution of that wetting agent

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Origin and Etymology of draves test

after Carl Z. Draves, born 1894 American chemist, its deviser


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