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- n. The measurement of gases; the determination of the relative proportion of gases in a mixture.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The art or practice of measuring gases; also, the science which treats of the nature and properties of these elastic fluids.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The science, art, or practice of measuring gases.
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It is essential in gasometry to fix upon some standard pressure to which all measurements can be reduced.