specific-gravity balance

noun

Definition of specific-gravity balance

: a balance used for determining the specific gravity of a liquid or solid by means of the Archimedes' principle

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“Specific-gravity balance.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/specific-gravity%20balance. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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