zymometer

[ zahy-mom-i-ter ]
/ zaɪˈmɒm ɪ tər /

noun

an instrument for measuring the degree of fermentation.

Nearby words

  1. zymogenic cell,
  2. zymologic,
  3. zymology,
  4. zymolysis,
  5. zymolytic,
  6. zymoscope,
  7. zymosis,
  8. zymotic,
  9. zymurgy,
  10. zyrian

Origin of zymometer

First recorded in 1695–1705; zymo- + -meter

Also called zy·mo·scope [zahy-muh-skohp] /ˈzaɪ məˌskoʊp/.

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British Dictionary definitions for zymometer

zymometer

/ (zaɪˈmɒmɪtə) /

noun

an instrument for estimating the degree of fermentation
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