densimeter

[ den-sim-i-ter ]
/ dɛnˈsɪm ɪ tər /
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noun Chemistry, Physics.

any instrument for measuring density.

Nearby words

  1. dens,
  2. dens in dente,
  3. dense,
  4. densely,
  5. densify,
  6. densimetric,
  7. densitometer,
  8. density,
  9. density current,
  10. density function

Origin of densimeter

1860–65; < Latin dēns(us) dense + -i- + -meter

Related formsden·si·met·ric [den-suh-me-trik] /ˌdɛn səˈmɛ trɪk/, adjectiveden·si·met·ri·cal·ly, adverbden·sim·e·try, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for densimeter

densimeter

/ (dɛnˈsɪmɪtə) /

noun

physics any instrument for measuring density
Derived Formsdensimetric (ˌdɛnsɪˈmɛtrɪk), adjectivedensimetry, noun

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Medicine definitions for densimeter

densimeter

[ dĕn-sĭmĭ-tər ]

n.

An instrument used to measure density or specific gravity.densitometer
Related formsden′si•metric (-sə-mĕtrĭk) adj.


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