Saybolt universal seconds


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Saybolt universal seconds

(ˈseɪˌbəʊlt)
n
(Units) (functioning as singular) a US measurement of viscosity similar in type to the British Redwood seconds
[named after G. M. Saybolt (died 1924), US chemist, who proposed it]
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