refractometry
noun see refractometer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Refractometry — is the method of measuring substances refractive index (one of their fundamental physical properties) in order to, for example, assess their composition or purity. A refractometer is the instrument used to measure refractive index ( RI ).… …   Wikipedia

  • refractometry — refraktometrija statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Skysčių, dujų ir kietųjų kūnų lūžio rodiklio matavimas. atitikmenys: angl. refractometry vok. Refraktometrie, f rus. рефрактометрия, f pranc. réfractométrie, f …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

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  • refractometry — refraktometrija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. refractometry vok. Refraktometrie, f rus. рефрактометрия, f pranc. réfractométrie, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • refractometry — noun The measurement of refractive index See Also: refractometer, refractometric …   Wiktionary

  • refractometry — 1. Measurement of the refractive index. 2. Use of a refractometer to determine the refractive error of the eye. * * * re·frac·tom·e·try täm ə trē n, pl tries the art or process of measuring indices of refraction …   Medical dictionary

  • refractometry — n. measurement of the refractive indices of materials …   English contemporary dictionary

  • refractometry — re·frac·tom·e·try …   English syllables

  • refractometry — rə̇ˌfrakˈtämə.trē, (ˈ)rēˌf noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary refraction + o + metry : the art or process of measuring indices of refraction : the use of the refractometer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Refractive index — Refraction of light at the interface between two media. In optics the refractive index or index of refraction of a substance or medium is a measure of the speed of light in that medium. It is expressed as a ratio of the speed of light in vacuum… …   Wikipedia

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