hydrometry definition

  • noun:
    • The branch of hydrostatics coping with the measurement of specific-gravity using hydrometers
    • The art of identifying the precise gravity of fluids, and thence the potency of spirituous liquors, saline solutions, etc.
    • The art or operation of calculating the velocity or discharge of running liquid, as with streams, etc.
    • The art or operation of determining by means of hydrometers the particular gravity, density, velocity, etc., of fluids.
    • the measurement of specific gravity

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