titration

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noun ti·tra·tion \tī-ˈtrā-shən\

Definition of titration

  1. :  a method or process of determining the concentration of a dissolved substance in terms of the smallest amount of reagent of known concentration required to bring about a given effect in reaction with a known volume of the test solution

Circa 1859

First Known Use of titration

circa 1859


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titration

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noun ti·tra·tion \tī-ˈtrā-shən\

Medical Definition of titration

  1. :  a method or the process of determining the concentration of a dissolved substance in terms of the smallest amount of a reagent of known concentration required to bring about a given effect in reaction with a known volume of the test solution; especially :  the analytical process of successively adding from a burette measured amounts of a reagent to a known volume of a sample in solution or a known weight of a sample until a desired end point (as a color change) is reached


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