gravimetric analysis


noun Chemistry.

analysis by weight.

Nearby words

  1. gravidic,
  2. gravidity,
  3. gravidly,
  4. gravimeter,
  5. gravimetric,
  6. gravimetry,
  7. graving dock,
  8. graving piece,
  9. graviperception,
  10. gravireceptor


Origin of gravimetric analysis

First recorded in 1930–35

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British Dictionary definitions for gravimetric analysis

gravimetric analysis

noun

chem quantitative analysis by weight, usually involving the precipitation, filtration, drying, and weighing of the precipitateCompare volumetric analysis
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Medicine definitions for gravimetric analysis

gravimetric analysis

n.

The determination of the quantities of the constituents of a compound.

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