Examples from the Web for dilution
In the early days of bacteriology supposedly pure cultures were obtained by dilution in liquid media.The Fundamentals of Bacteriology|Charles Bradfield Morrey
It is to be taken internally at the first dilution, and applied in strong infusion or diluted Tr.An Epitome of Homeopathic Healing Art|B. L. Hill
But on the "dilution" of labour, the burning question of the hour, I shall have something to say in my next letter.The War on All Fronts: England's Effort|Mrs. Humphry Ward
From these numbers we can, by help of the equation, calculate the conductivity of the acids for any dilution.
After dilution, the liquids in the measuring vessel must be thoroughly mixed by shaking.A Textbook of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.|Cornelius Beringer and John Jacob Beringer
British Dictionary definitions for dilution
Word Origin and History for dilution
1640s, noun of action from past participle stem of Latin diluere (see dilute).