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- adjective Relating to the alcoholometer or alcoholometry.
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- adjective Of or pertaining to the
measurementof the alcoholcontent of beers, winesand spirits
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Using the alcoholometric tables of Squibb  or Morley,  the percentage of alcohol by weight is readily found, and from the chemical composition of the alcohol can be computed not only the amount of carbon dioxide and water-vapor formed and oxygen absorbed by the combustion of 1 gram of ethyl hydroxide containing a definite known amount of water, but also the heat developed during its combustion.