Volhard method

noun
Vol·​hard method | \ ˈfōlˌhärt- \

Definition of Volhard method

: a method for the determination of chlorine, bromine, and iodine in the form of halides by precipitating them with excess silver nitrate and titrating the excess with a thiocyanate solution

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History and Etymology for Volhard method

after Jakob Volhard †1910 German chemist

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“Volhard method.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Volhard%20method. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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