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burette


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Burette  \Bu*rette"\,  n.  [F.,  can,  cruet,  dim.  of  buire  flagon.] 
  (Chem.) 
  An  apparatus  for  delivering  measured  quantities  of  liquid  or 
  for  measuring  the  quantity  of  liquid  or  gas  received  or 
  discharged.  It  consists  essentially  of  a  graduated  glass 
  tube,  usually  furnished  with  a  small  aperture  and  stopcock. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  burette 
  n  :  glass  tube  with  a  tap;  used  for  titration 




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