alkalimeter

[al-kuh-lim-i-ter]
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noun Physical Chemistry.

an instrument for determining the quantity of carbon dioxide.

Origin of alkalimeter

First recorded in 1820–30; alkali + -meter
Related formsal·ka·li·met·ric [al-kuh-luh-me-trik] /ˌæl kə ləˈmɛ trɪk/, al·ka·li·met·ri·cal, adjectiveal·ka·li·met·ri·cal·ly, adverbal·ka·lim·e·try, noun
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alkalimetry

noun

determination of the amount of alkali or base in a solution, measured by an alkalimeter or by volumetric analysis

alkalimeter

noun

an apparatus for determining the concentration of alkalis in solution
an apparatus for determining the quantity of carbon dioxide in carbonates
Derived Formsalkalimetric (ˌælkəlɪˈmɛtrɪk), adjective
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