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gravimetric

[ grav-uh-me-trik ]
/ ˌgræv əˈmɛ trɪk /
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adjective
of or relating to measurement by weight.
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Also grav·i·met·ri·cal .

Origin of gravimetric

1870–75; gravi- (combining form of Latin gravis heavy) + -metric

OTHER WORDS FROM gravimetric

grav·i·met·ri·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for gravimetric

gravimetric

gravimetrical

/ (ˌɡrævɪˈmɛtrɪk) /

adjective
of, concerned with, or using measurement by weightCompare volumetric

Derived forms of gravimetric

gravimetrically, adverb
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Medical definitions for gravimetric

gravimetric
[ grăv′ə-mĕtrĭk ]

adj.
Relating to or determined by weight.
Relating to measurement of variations in a gravitational field.
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