verb (used with object), pi·pet·ted, pi·pet·ting.
Origin of pipette
Related Words for pipettepipe, duct, cylinder, tunnel, pipeline, conduit, chute, straw, subway, cannula
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Historical Examples of pipette
Put one end of the pipette into the milk sample and the other end into the mouth.Agriculture for Beginners
Charles William Burkett
To obtain an accurate reading, the pipette should be on a level with the eye.
A pipette or slender-spouted vessel may be used to add the water.
It is by this pipe that the air is sucked into the pipette, when it is to be filled from its beak.
The third of these weighings gave the mean weight of a pipette.
Word Origin for pipette
also pipet, 1818, from French pipette, from Middle French pipette "tube," diminutive of Old French pipe, from Vulgar Latin *pipa (see pipe (n.1)).