osmometer

noun
os·​mom·​e·​ter | \ äz-ˈmä-mə-tər How to pronounce osmometer (audio) , äs- \

Definition of osmometer

: an apparatus for measuring osmotic pressure

Other Words from osmometer

osmometric \ ˌäz-​mə-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce osmometric (audio) , ˌäs-​ \ adjective
osmometry \ äz-​ˈmä-​mə-​trē How to pronounce osmometry (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of osmometer

1854, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for osmometer

osmosis + -meter

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“Osmometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/osmometer. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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osmometer

noun
os·​mom·​e·​ter | \ äz-ˈmäm-ət-ər, äs- How to pronounce osmometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of osmometer

: an apparatus for measuring osmotic pressure

Other Words from osmometer

osmometric \ ˌäz-​mə-​ˈme-​trik, ˌäs-​ How to pronounce osmometric (audio) \ adjective

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