ebulliometer

noun ebul·li·om·e·ter \ ə̇ˌbu̇lēˈämətə(r) , ēˌ- , eˌ- also -ˌbəl- \

Definition of ebulliometer

plural -s
: an instrument for the usually precise determination of either the absolute or the differential boiling points of liquids used especially for determining the molecular weight of a solute dissolved in a liquid, the purity of liquids, and the alcoholic content of beverages

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Origin and Etymology of ebulliometer

International Scientific Vocabulary ebullio- (from Latin ebullire) + -meter


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