acidimetry

[ as-i-dim-i-tree ]
/ ˌæs ɪˈdɪm ɪ tri /
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noun Chemistry.

the process of measuring the amount of acid in a solution, as with an acidimeter or by titration.

Nearby words

  1. acidhead,
  2. acidic,
  3. acidified serum test,
  4. acidify,
  5. acidimeter,
  6. acidity,
  7. acidize,
  8. acidly,
  9. acidogenic,
  10. acidolysis

Origin of acidimetry

First recorded in 1830–40; acid + -i- + -metry

Related formsa·cid·i·met·ric [uh-sid-uh-me-trik, as-i-duh-] /əˌsɪd əˈmɛ trɪk, ˌæs ɪ də-/, a·cid·i·met·ri·cal, adjectivea·cid·i·met·ri·cal·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for acidimetry

acidimetry

/ (ˌæsɪˈdɪmɪtrɪ) /

noun

the determination of the amount of acid present in a solution, measured by an acidimeter or by volumetric analysis
Derived Formsacidimetric (ˌæsɪdɪˈmɛtrɪk) or acidimetrical, adjectiveacidimetrically, adverb

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