Baumé

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adjective Bau·mé \bō-ˈmā\

Definition of Baumé

  1. :  being, calibrated in accordance with, or according to either of two arbitrary hydrometer scales for liquids lighter than water or for liquids heavier than water that indicate specific gravity in degrees

Origin and Etymology of baumé

Antoine Baumé


Baumé

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biographical name Bau·mé \bō-ˈmā\

Definition of Baumé

  1. Antoine 1728–1804 French chemist


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