salometer

noun
sa·​lom·​e·​ter | \ sā-ˈlä-mə-tər How to pronounce salometer (audio) , sə- \

Definition of salometer

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

First Known Use of salometer

1860, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for salometer

Latin sal salt + English -o- + -meter

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The first known use of salometer was in 1860

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“Salometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salometer. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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salometer

noun
sa·​lom·​e·​ter | \ sā-ˈläm-ət-ər, sə- How to pronounce salometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of salometer

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

called also salimeter

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