Definition of gravimetric in English:


Syllabification: grav·i·met·ric
Pronunciation: /ˌgravəˈmetrik


  • 1Of or relating to the measurement of weight.
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    • The average water content of the bone specimens, measured using gravimetric methods is in the normal range for cortical bone.
    • The two chief classes of quantitative analysis, gravimetric and volumetric, were developed in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
    • All four requirements can be tested by simple gravimetric measurement or by inspection, and all four include quantitative limits.
  • 1.1Of or relating to the measurement of gravity.
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    • The pressure and volumetric tests are suitable for field use, but the gravimetric test is best done in the lab.
    • Analysis of silica content was completed by the gravimetric method.
    • Particle size analysis was performed using the gravimetric method.

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