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molarity

[ moh-lar-i-tee ]
/ moʊˈlær ɪ ti /

noun Chemistry.

the number of moles of solute per liter of solution.

Nearby words

molality, molar, molar absorption coefficient, molar heat capacity, molar volume, molarity, molars, molasse, molasses, mold, mold loft

Origin of molarity

First recorded in 1930–35; molar3 + -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for molarity

molarity

/ (mɒˈlærɪtɪ) /

noun

another name (not in technical usage) for concentration (def. 4)
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Medicine definitions for molarity

molarity

[ mō-lărĭ-tē ]

n.

The molar concentration of a solution, usually expressed as the number of moles of solute per liter of solution.
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