Globulimeter Glob`u*lim"e*ter, n. [Globule + -meter.] (Physiol.) An instrument for measuring the number of red blood corpuscles in the blood. [1913 Webster]

Note: The method depends on the differences of tint obtained by mixing a sample of the blood with sodium carbonate solution. [1913 Webster]

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