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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A measuring instrument for determining the specific gravity of a liquid or solid.

Usage examples (36)
  • The hydrometer is a sealed glass tube, with a graduated scale somewhat resembling a thermometer.
  • Weighing is more accurate than using a hydrometer.
  • Relationship of percentage of solids to hydrometer readings.
  • You can double-check with a hydrometer, which measures its density. for more
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