- the measurement of heat.
Origin of calorimetry
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Examples from the Web for calorimetric
A is the calorimetric tube, B the air-jacket and L the gauge.
Analogous difficulties arise in the application of other calorimetric methods.
Take, for example, the calorimetric experiment of Curie on radium.
Molten silver was then poured into it, the temperature at the time of pouring being ascertained by the calorimetric method.
- Measurement of the amount of heat evolved or absorbed in a chemical reaction, change of state, or formation of a solution.
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