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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- An instrument for measuring cloudiness.

Usage examples (4)
  • He invented the nephelometer and demonstrated the insidious effect of occluded moisture in gases and solids.
  • With a view to being able to detect and determine even the minutest; trace of any precipitate suspended in a fluid, Richards, by adopting and adapting an earlier idea, has...
  • Scientifically accurate measurements of turbidity are performed using a nephelometer.
  • Then suddenly, out of the blue, the nephelometer is spotted returning safely under its own parachute. for more
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