cryoscopy

noun
cry·os·co·py | \ krī-ˈä-skə-pē \

Definition of cryoscopy 

: the determination of the lowered freezing points produced in liquid by dissolved substances in order to determine molecular weights of solutes and various properties of solutions

Other words from cryoscopy

cryoscopic \ˌkrī-ə-ˈskä-pik \ adjective

First Known Use of cryoscopy

1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cryoscopy

cryo- + -scopy (after French cryoscopie)

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The first known use of cryoscopy was in 1885

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cryoscopy

noun
cry·os·co·py | \ krī-ˈäs-kə-pē \
plural cryoscopies

Medical Definition of cryoscopy 

: the determination of the lowered freezing points produced in liquid by dissolved substances in order to find the molecular weights of solutes and various properties of solutions

Other words from cryoscopy

cryoscopic \ˌkrī-ə-ˈskäp-ik \ adjective

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