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An instrument for measuring the loss in intensity of a light beam through a solution that contains suspended particulate matter.

tur′bi·di·met′ric (-də-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
tur′bi·di·met′ri·cal·ly adv.
tur′bi·dim′e·try n.


(Chemistry) science a device that measures the turbidity of a liquid


(ˌtɜr bɪˈdɪm ɪ tər)

a device for measuring the turbidity of water or other liquids.
tur`bi•dim′e•try, n.
tur`bi•di•met′ric (-dəˈmɛ trɪk) adj.
tur`bi•di•met′ri•cal•ly, adv.


an instrument for measuring the turbidity of water or other fluids. — turbidimetric, adj.
See also: Water
an instrument for measuring the turbidity of water or other fluids. — turbidimetric, adj.
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