butyro-refractometer love

butyro-refractometer

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A refractometer adapted for the measurement of the refractive power of butter-fat, whereby evidence as to its degree of purity can be obtained.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • AbbĂ© refractometer or the Zeiss butyro-refractometer may be recommended on account of the ease with which they are manipulated.

    The Handbook of Soap Manufacture

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.