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Engler degrees

  1. (functioning as singular) a scale of measurement of viscosity based on the ratio of the time taken by a particular liquid to flow through a standard orifice to the time taken by water to flow through the same orifice
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named after C. Engler (1842–1925), German chemist, who proposed it
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