Elaiometer
Elaiometer E`lai*om"e*ter, n. [Gr. ? olive oil, oil + -meter.] (Chem.) An apparatus for determining the amount of oil contained in any substance, or for ascertaining the degree of purity of oil. [1913 Webster]

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  • elaiometer — elai·om·e·ter (e″la omґə tər) eleometer …   Medical dictionary

  • Oleometer — O le*om e*ter, n. [L. oleum oil + meter.] (Chem.) An instrument for ascertaining the weight and purity of oil; an elaiometer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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