volumetric analysis

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  1. determination of the concentration, by volume, of a substance in a solution, as by titration.

  2. determination of the volume of gases or changes in their volume during combination.

Origin of volumetric analysis

First recorded in 1860–65

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British Dictionary definitions for volumetric analysis

volumetric analysis

  1. quantitative analysis of liquids or solutions by comparing the volumes that react with known volumes of standard reagents, usually by titration: Compare gravimetric analysis

  2. quantitative analysis of gases by volume

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