Meaning of TITRATE in English


— titratable, titrable /tuy"treuh beuhl/ , adj. — titration , n.

/tuy"trayt/ , v.t., v.i., titrated, titrating . Chem.

to ascertain the quantity of a given constituent by adding a liquid reagent of known strength and measuring the volume necessary to convert the constituent to another form.

[ 1860-65; TIT(E)R + -ATE 1 ]

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