A polarimeter used to measure the sugar content of a liquid
an instrument for ascertaining the quantity of saccharine matter in any solution, as the juice of a plant, or brewers' and distillers' worts
Origin: [L. saccharon sugar + -meter: cf. F. saccharimtre.]
A saccharimeter is an instrument for measuring the concentration of sugar solutions. This is commonly achieved using a measurement of refractive index or the angle of rotation of polarization of optically active sugars. Saccharimeters are used in food processing industries, brewing, and the distilled alcoholic drinks industry.
The numerical value of saccharimeter in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of saccharimeter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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