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saccharometer

[sak-uh-rom-i-ter] /ˌsæk əˈrɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
an instrument for measuring the amount of sugar in a solution, as by determining the specific gravity of the solution.
Origin of saccharometer
1775-1785
First recorded in 1775-85; saccharo- + -meter
Related forms
saccharometric
[sak-uh-roh-me-trik] /ˌsæk ə roʊˈmɛ trɪk/ (Show IPA),
saccharometrical, adjective
saccharometry, noun
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saccharometer

/ˌsækəˈrɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
a hydrometer used to measure the strengths of sugar solutions. It is usually calibrated directly to give a reading of concentration
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