turbidimeter

noun tur·bi·dim·e·ter \ ˌtər-bə-ˈdi-mə-tər \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of turbidimeter

1 : an instrument for measuring and comparing the turbidity of liquids by viewing light through them and determining how much light is cut off

turbidimetric

play \ˌtər-bə-də-ˈme-trik, ˌtər-ˌbi-də-\ adjective

turbidimetrically

play \ˌtər-bə-də-ˈme-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

turbidimetry

play \ˌtər-bə-ˈdi-mə-trē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of turbidimeter

International Scientific Vocabulary turbidity + -meter


Medical Dictionary

turbidimeter

noun tur·bi·dim·e·ter \ ˌtər-bə-ˈdim-ət-ər \

medical Definition of turbidimeter

1 : an instrument for measuring and comparing the turbidity of liquids by viewing light through them and determining how much light is transmitted

turbidimetric

play \ˌtər-bəd-ə-ˈme-trik, ˌtər-ˌbid-ə-\ adjective

turbidimetrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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