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.

  1. 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.

    Category: Chemistry

Origin of titrate:

1860–65; tit (e )r+ -ate1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. titrate(verb)

    measure by (the volume or concentration of solutions) by titration


  1. titrate(Verb)

    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.

  2. Origin: From titrer, from titre.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Titrate(noun)

    to analyse, or determine the strength of, by means of standard solutions. Cf. Standardized solution, under Solution


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