Definitions for titrateˈtaɪ treɪt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ti•trateˈtaɪ treɪt(v.t.; v.i.)-trat•ed, -trat•ing.
to ascertain the quantity of a given constituent by adding a liquid reagent of known strength and measuring the volume necessary to convert the constituent through a given reaction.
Origin of titrate:
1860–65; tit (e )r+ -ate1
measure by (the volume or concentration of solutions) by titration
To ascertain the amount of a constituent in a solution (or other mixture) by measuring the volume of a known concentration (the "standard solution") needed to complete a reaction.
Origin: From titrer, from titre.
to analyse, or determine the strength of, by means of standard solutions. Cf. Standardized solution, under Solution
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