salometer

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noun sa·lom·e·ter \sā-ˈlä-mə-tər, sə-\

Definition of salometer

  1. :  a hydrometer for indicating the percentage of salt in a solution

Origin and Etymology of salometer

Latin sal salt + English -o- + -meter


First Known Use: 1860


Medical Dictionary

salometer

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noun sa·lom·e·ter \sā-ˈläm-ət-ər, sə-\

Medical Definition of salometer

  1. :  a hydrometer for indicating the percentage of salt in a solution—called also salimeter


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