Orsat apparatus

noun Or·sat apparatus \ˈȯrsət-, -ˌsat-\

Definition of Orsat apparatus

  1. :  an apparatus for gas analysis that consists essentially of a measuring burette, a connected series of pipettes containing selective absorbents, and usually a combustion pipette

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Origin and Etymology of orsat apparatus

orsat of unknown origin


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