Definitions for burettebyʊˈrɛt

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  1. burette, buret(noun)

    measuring instrument consisting of a graduated glass tube with a tap at the bottom; used for titration

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  1. burette(Noun)

    A glass tube with fine gradations and a stopcock at the bottom, used in laboratory procedures for accurate fluid dispensing and titration.

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  1. Burette(noun)

    an apparatus for delivering measured quantities of liquid or for measuring the quantity of liquid or gas received or discharged. It consists essentially of a graduated glass tube, usually furnished with a small aperture and stopcock

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  1. Burette

    A burette is a device used in analytical chemistry for the dispensing of variable, measured amounts of a chemical solution. A volumetric burette delivers measured volumes of liquid. Piston burettes are similar to syringes, but with precision bore and plunger. Piston burettes may be manually operated or may be motorized. A weight burette delivers measured weights of liquid.

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