acetometry

noun
ac·​e·​tom·​e·​try
variants: or less commonly acetimetry \ ˌa-​sə-​ˈtä-​mə-​trē \
plural -es

Definition of acetometry

: the act or method of ascertaining the amount of acetic acid present especially in vinegar

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First Known Use of acetometry

1839, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acetometry

French acétimétrie, from acét- acet- + -i- -métrie -metry

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The first known use of acetometry was in 1839

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“Acetometry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acetometry. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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