colorimeter [kuhl- uh- rim-i-ter] Word Origin See more synonyms for colorimeter on Thesaurus.com Related forms col·or·i·met·ric , [kuhl-er- uh- me-trik] /ˌkʌl ɛr əˈmɛ trɪk/ col·or·i·met·ri·cal, adjective col·or·i·met·ri·cal·ly, adverb col·or·im·e·trist, noun col·or·im·e·try, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for colorimetry Also called: tintometer an apparatus for determining the concentration of a solution of a coloured substance by comparing the intensity of its colour with that of a standard solution or with standard colour slides any apparatus for measuring the quality of a colour by comparison with standard colours or combinations of colours Derived Forms colorimetric ( ˌkʌlərɪˈmɛtrɪk) or colorimetrical, adjective colorimetrically, adverb colorimetry, noun
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colorimetry (kŭl′ə-rĭm ′ĭ-trē) A technique for measuring the concentration of a known constituent of a solution by comparison of colors of standard solutions of that constituent. Related forms col′or•i•met ( ′ric -ər-ə-mĕt) ′rĭk adj.
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