tannometer

noun
tan·​nom·​e·​ter | \ taˌnämətə(r) \

Definition of tannometer

1 : an apparatus for determining the strength of a tanning liquor by drawing it through hide and measuring its resulting loss in density

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History and Etymology for tannometer

tann- + -meter

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“Tannometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tannometer. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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