turbidimeter

noun
tur·​bi·​dim·​e·​ter | \ ˌtər-bə-ˈdi-mə-tər How to pronounce turbidimeter (audio) \

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

Other Words from turbidimeter

turbidimetric \ ˌtər-​bə-​də-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce turbidimeter (audio) , ˌtər-​ˌbi-​də-​ \ adjective
turbidimetrically \ ˌtər-​bə-​də-​ˈme-​tri-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce turbidimeter (audio) \ adverb
turbidimetry \ ˌtər-​bə-​ˈdi-​mə-​trē How to pronounce turbidimeter (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of turbidimeter

1905, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for turbidimeter

International Scientific Vocabulary turbidity + -meter

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The first known use of turbidimeter was in 1905

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“Turbidimeter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turbidimeter. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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turbidimeter

noun
tur·​bi·​dim·​e·​ter | \ ˌtər-bə-ˈdim-ət-ər How to pronounce turbidimeter (audio) \

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

Other Words from turbidimeter

turbidimetric \ ˌtər-​bəd-​ə-​ˈme-​trik, ˌtər-​ˌbid-​ə-​ How to pronounce turbidimeter (audio) \ adjective
turbidimetrically \ -​tri-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce turbidimeter (audio) \ adverb

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