urinometer

noun
uri·​nom·​e·​ter | \ ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈnä-mə-tər How to pronounce urinometer (audio) \

Definition of urinometer

: a small hydrometer for determining the specific gravity of urine

First Known Use of urinometer

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Urinometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urinometer. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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urinometer

noun
uri·​nom·​e·​ter | \ ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈnäm-ət-ər How to pronounce urinometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of urinometer

: a small hydrometer for determining the specific gravity of urine

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