Hare's apparatus

noun
\ ˈha(a)(ə)rz- \

Definition of Hare's apparatus

: an apparatus for comparing the densities of liquids in two separate vessels by means of their rise in two graduated vertical tubes immersed at their lower ends in the liquids and connected at the top by a third tube to which suction is applied

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History and Etymology for Hare's apparatus

after Robert Hare †1858 American chemist

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“Hare's apparatus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hare%27s%20apparatus. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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