Refractometer



[ree-frak-tom-i-ter] /ˌri frækˈtɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Optics.
1.
an instrument for determining the refractive index of a substance.
refractometer
/ˌriːfrækˈtɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
any instrument for determining the refractive index of a substance

refractometer re·frac·tom·e·ter (rē’frāk-tŏm’ĭ-tər)
n.
Any of several instruments used to measure the refractive index of a substance.

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