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  • n. A lactometer.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An instrument for ascertaining the quality of milk (i.e., its richness in cream) by determining its specific gravity; a lactometer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A species of hydrometer for determining the richness of milk by its specific gravity. See hydrometer and lactometer.


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