absorptiometer

ab·sorp·ti·om·e·ter əb-.sȯrp-shē-'äm-ət-ər, -.zȯrp-, -tē-'äm- n
1) an instrument for measuring the reduction of pressure in a gas as it is absorbed by a liquid to determine the absorption rate
2) a colorimeter for transparent fluids usu. employing photoelectric means of comparison
ab·sorp·ti·o·met·ric -shē-ō-'me-trik, -tē- adj

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ab·sorp·ti·om·e·ter (ab-sorp″she-omґə-tər) [absorption + -meter] 1. an instrument for measuring the solubility of gas in a liquid. 2. a device for measuring the layer of liquid absorbed between two glass plates; used as a hematoscope.

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  • absorptiometer — absorptiometric /ab sawrp shee euh me trik, zawrp /, adj. /ab sawrp shee om i teuhr, zawrp /, n. a photoelectric instrument for measuring the concentration of a substance, as a transparent solution, by its absorption of monochromatic light. [1875 …   Universalium

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  • absorptiometer — instrument for measuring solubility of gases in liquids Scientific Instruments …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • absorptiometer — É™b sÉ”rpʃmɪtÉ™(r) /É™b sɔː n. device used to measure absorption …   English contemporary dictionary

  • absorptiometer — ab·sorp·ti·om·e·ter …   English syllables

  • absorptiometer —   n. instrument measuring solubility of gases in liquid …   Dictionary of difficult words

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