analysis by weight.
Compare volumetric analysis.
Origin of gravimetric analysis
First recorded in 1930–35
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British Dictionary definitions for gravimetric analysis
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
The determination of the quantities of the constituents of a compound.
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