lactometer definition

  • noun:
    • A device always gauge the specific gravity, and then the richness, of milk.
    • a tool that estimates the cream content of milk by calculating its specific-gravity
    • An instrument for estimating the purity or richness of milk, as a measuring cup, a specific gravity bulb, or any other apparatus.
    • An instrument for gaging the purity or richness of samples of milk.

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