carbonometer definition

  • noun:
    • ,(chemistry) an early unit for measuring the concentration of skin tightening and in a gas, by bubbling it through limewater and calculating the cloudiness
    • An instrument for detecting and measuring the amount of carbon which is present, or more esp. the amount of carbon dioxide, by its action on limewater or by other means.
    • An instrument for finding the clear presence of carbonic-acid by its activity on lime-water.
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