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lactoscope

[lak-tuh-skohp] /ˈlæk təˌskoʊp/
noun
1.
an optical device for determining the amount of cream in milk.
Origin of lactoscope
1855-1860
1855-60; lacto- + -scope
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  • The lactoscope possesses, however, but a limited degree of precision.

    Legal Chemistry A. Naquet
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lactoscope

/ˈlæktəˌskəʊp/
noun
1.
an instrument for measuring the amount of cream in milk
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