from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An erroneous spelling of pycnometer.


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  • The picnometer should be calibrated with distilled water at 15° C.

    The Handbook of Soap Manufacture

  • _Specific Gravity at 15° C. _ This may be taken by means of a Westphal balance, or by using a picnometer of either the ordinary gravity bottle shape, with perforated stopper, or the Sprengel U-tube.

    The Handbook of Soap Manufacture


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