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gravimetric

[ grav-uh-me-trik ]
/ ˌgræv əˈmɛ trɪk /
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adjective

of or relating to measurement by weight.

Nearby words

gravida, gravidic, gravidity, gravidly, gravimeter, gravimetric, gravimetric analysis, gravimetry, graving dock, graving piece, graviperception
Also grav·i·met·ri·cal.

Origin of gravimetric

1870–75; gravi- (combining form of Latin gravis heavy) + -metric
Related formsgrav·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 Formsgravimetrically, adverb
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Medicine 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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