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n. - Instrument for measuring the rebounding ability of a substance.

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  • Nonetheless, the refractometer is a great tool, and I'm thinking about getting one.
  • A refractometer, which is a telescope-looking contraption that uses a speck of the fruit's juice to measure the Brix.
  • To test the brix, Smith squirts a drop of grape juice onto the end of a hand-held device called a refractometer and looks through the lens.
  • The Herbert-Smith refractometer is there described fully, its principle is explained and directions for using it are given. for more
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