Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A device for measuring osmotic pressure.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of various devices used to measure osmotic pressure

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An instrument for measuring the amount of osmotic action in different liquids.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An instrument or apparatus for measuring the velocity of the osmotic force.
  • n. An instrument for measuring the acuteness of the sense of smell.

Etymologies

osmo(sis) + -meter.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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  • A device for measure the osmotic strength of a solution.

    October 21, 2008