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Density Definition

Chemistry Glossary Definition of Density

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The pycnometer is used to obtain accurate measurements of density.

The pycnometer is used to obtain accurate measurements of density.

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Density Definition: Mass per unit volume.

Example: The density of pure water is defined to be 1 gram per milliliter.

Common Misspellings: dencity, densety

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