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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Colorimetry  \Col`or*im"e*try\,  n.  [See  {Colorimeter}.] 
  1.  The  quantitative  determination  of  the  depth  of  color  of  a 
  substance. 
 
  2.  A  method  of  quantitative  chemical  analysis  based  upon  the 
  comparison  of  the  depth  of  color  of  a  solution  with  that 
  of  a  standard  liquid. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  colorimetry 
  n  :  quantitative  chemical  analysis  by  color  using  a  colorimeter 
  [syn:  {colorimetric  analysis}] 




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