- turban squash,
- turbidity current,
Origin of turbid
Examples from the Web for turbidity
Hæmoglobin estimation is difficult owing to turbidity of the blood after dilution with water.The Elements of Bacteriological Technique|John William Henry Eyre
The turbidity is to be exactly imitated by means of the standard solution of carbonate of soda.
He (1948:27) stated that color in tadpoles from different localities probably varies with soil color and turbidity of water.Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Smilisca|William E. Duellman
Oxalate of potash should give no turbidity to an ammoniacal solution of this acid.The Art of Perfumery|G. W. Septimus Piesse
These variations follow closely the variations in the turbidity and in the bacterial content of the water applied to the filters.
Word Origin for turbid
1620s, from Latin turbidus "muddy, full of confusion," from turbare "to confuse, bewilder," from turba "turmoil, crowd," probably from Greek tyrbe "turmoil."