bomb calorimeter


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bomb calorimeter

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(Chemistry) chem a device for determining heats of combustion by igniting a sample in a high pressure of oxygen in a sealed vessel and measuring the resulting rise in temperature: used for measuring the calorific value of foods
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Noun1.bomb calorimeter - strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion
calorimeter - a measuring instrument that determines quantities of heat
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The bomb calorimeter was used to measure calories in the foods that were fed to volunteers (energy in) and also to measure the same foods' excreted remains (energy out).
A weighed amount of each dried sample was compacted into pellet form and placed in a bomb calorimeter under an oxygen atmosphere.
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