volumetric analysis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n volumetric analysis quantitative analysis by the use of definite volumes of standard solutions or reagents
    • n volumetric analysis determination of the volume of gases (or changes in their volume) during combination
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Volumetric analysis (Chem) See under Ultimate Proximate Qualitative, etc.
    • Volumetric analysis (Chem) that system of the quantitative analysis of solutions which employs definite volumes of standardized solutions of reagents, as measured by burettes, pipettes, etc.; also, the analysis of gases by volume, as by the eudiometer.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Volumetric analysis the analysis of a compound by determining the quantity of a standard solution required to satisfy a reaction in a known quantity of the compound
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. volumen, a roll—volvĕre, volutum, to roll.

Usage

In literature:

Volumetric analysis, possessing as it does many advantages over the gravimetric methods, has of late years been extensively developed.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 1" by Various
For the operations of volumetric analysis by liquids this is still done.
"The Methods of Glass Blowing and of Working Silica in the Oxy-Gas Flame" by W. A. Shenstone
Since intestinal contents were included, a volumetric analysis was not feasible.
"Natural History of Cottonmouth Moccasin, Agkistrodon piscovorus (Reptilia)" by Ray D. Burkett
The strength of this liquid was found by means of volumetric analysis with a standard solution of argentic nitrate in the usual manner.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 648, June 2, 1888." by Various
It is very stable and is much used in volumetric analysis.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 7" by Various
Iodine has extensive applications in volumetric analysis, being used more especially for the determination of copper.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 6" by Various
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In news:

Downloadable pdf of Chapter 2 Volumetric Analysis of Oxidized Lipids from Advances in Analysis of Lipid Oxidation.
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