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Definitions of Saccharometer:

part of speech: noun

Instrument to determine proportion of sugar in a solution.

part of speech: noun


Usage examples for Saccharometer:

  • This stage of ripeness is determined by means of a must- scale or saccharometer "Manual of American Grape-Growing", U. P. Hedrick
  • In such light and moist alluvial soil the latter will grow to a great size, and will yield a large quantity of juice in which the saccharometer may stand well; but the degree of strength indicated will proceed from an immense proportion of mucilage, which will give much trouble in the cleansing during boiling; and the sugar produced must be wanting in dryness and fine color. "Eight Years' Wandering in Ceylon", Samuel White Baker
  • The saccharometer will indicate the amount of sugar in the must, and its use is so simple, that every one can soon become familiar with it. "The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines", George Husmann

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