Definitions for lactometerlækˈtɒm ɪ tər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lac•tom•e•terlækˈtɒm ɪ tər(n.)

  1. a hydrometer for measuring the specific density of milk to determine its fat content.

    Category: Physics

Origin of lactometer:

1810–20

Wiktionary

  1. lactometer(Noun)

    A device that estimates the cream content of milk by measuring its specific gravity

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lactometer(noun)

    an instrument for estimating the purity or richness of milk, as a measuring glass, a specific gravity bulb, or other apparatus

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