lactometer

noun
lac·​tom·​e·​ter | \ lak-ˈtäm-ət-ər How to pronounce lactometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of lactometer

: a hydrometer for determining the specific gravity of milk

Other Words from lactometer

lactometric \ ˌlak-​tə-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce lactometric (audio) \ adjective

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“Lactometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lactometer. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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