colorimeter meaning

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  • Noun: colorimeter  `kúlu'rimitu(r)
    1. A measuring instrument used in colorimetric analysis to determine the quantity of a substance from the colour it yields with specific reagents
      - tintometer

    Derived forms: colorimeters

    See also: colorimetric

    Type of: measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system

    Encyclopedia: Colorimeter

  • [Electronics]
    A device used to quantitatively measure the color intensity of a sample relative to a standard.

  • [Medicine]
    n : any of various instruments used to objectively determine the color of a solution — col·or·i·met·ric adj — col·or·i·met·ri·cal·ly adv — col·or·im·e·try n pl -tries


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  1. visual tri-stimulus colorimeters are optical devices.
  2. submit them to test on a photoelectric colorimeter or spectrophotometer.
  3. the instrument which is employed to directly measure the tri-stimulus coordinates of a color is known as a colorimeter.
  4. verification regulation of lovibond comparable colorimeter
  5. test method for colour of cotton colorimeter method

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