eudiometry


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eudiometry

the science of measuring and analyzing gases by means of a eudiometer.
See also: Measurement
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(52) Simon Schaffer, "Measuring Virtue: Eudiometry, Enlightenment and Pneumatic Medicine," in Andrew Cunningham and Roger French (eds.), The Medical Enlightenment of the Eighteenth Century (Cambridge, 1990), pp.281-318; and Paola Bertucci, "A Philosophical Business: Edward Nairne and the Patent Electrical Machine (1782)," History of Technology, 23 (2001), pp.
(13.) Simon Schaffer, "Measuring Virtue: Eudiometry, Enlightenment, and Pneumatic Medicine," The Medical Enlightenment of the Eighteenth Century, eds.