butyrometer

noun
bu·​tyr·​om·​e·​ter | \ ˌbyütəˈrämətə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of butyrometer

: an instrument for determining the amount of butterfat in dairy products (such as milk)

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Other Words from butyrometer

butyrometric \ ¦byütə(ˌ)rō¦me‧trik , -​ə¦m-​ \ adjective

History and Etymology for butyrometer

International Scientific Vocabulary butyr- + -meter

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“Butyrometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/butyrometer. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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