Meaning of BALLING in English


I. ˈbȯliŋ, ˈbäl-, -lēŋ adjective

Usage: usually capitalized

Etymology: Balling (scale)

1. : according to a Balling scale

a sugar solution of 19° Balling

2. : calibrated in accordance with a Balling scale

a Balling hydrometer

II. noun

( -s )

Usage: usually capitalized

: concentration in percent by weight of a soluble solid (as sugar) according to a Balling scale

the Balling of a syrup

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