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An instrument used to measure density or specific gravity. Also called densitometer.

[Latin dēnsus, dense + -meter.]

den′si·met′ric (-sə-mĕt′rĭk) adj.


(General Physics) physics any instrument for measuring density
densimetric adj
denˈsimetry n


an instrument for measuring the density or specific gravity of a solid or liquid substance.
See also: Instruments
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.densimeter - a measuring instrument for determining density or specific gravity
dasymeter - densimeter consisting of a thin glass globe that is weighed in a gas to determine its density
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
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For determination of physical and chemical characteristics of milk, the following analyses were conducted in triplicate: density at 15[degrees]C, by thermo lacto densimeter Queolne; pH, by digital pH meter Tecnopon; and ashes, by the elimination of organic matter at 550[degrees]C.
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The bulk density of the sintered samples was measured based on Archimedes' principle, using the water immersion method with a standard Mettler Toledo Balance AG204 densimeter.
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The pycnometer method and an Anton-Paar DMA4500 vibrating-tube densimeter were used to measure density values while thermal conductivity was determined by the Model KD2 Pro, Decagon Devices, Inc5.
The samples were air-dried and ground to pass through a 2-mm stainless steel sieve and analysed by the following procedures: particle-size distribution by the Bouyoucos densimeter method (Gee and Bander 1986); organic carbon (OC) by the wet oxidation method (Nelson and Sommers 1996); cation exchange capacity (CEC) by replacing exchangeable cations with Na using sodium acetate (NaOAC) (Chapman 1965); CaC[O.