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lactobutyrometer

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An instrument for determining the amount of butterfat in milk.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An instrument for determining the amount of butter fat contained in a given sample of milk.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of lactometer for ascertaining the quantity of buttery matter any particular milk contains.

Etymologies

Latin lac, lactis, milk + English butyrometer. (Wiktionary)

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