animal balance

animal balance

[′an·ə·məl ‚bal·əns]
(engineering)
A balance designed to weigh living animals, with a readout or display relatively unaffected by the pulse or movements of the animal.
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Inchleys Drop Recorder-Palmer B-78, Apparatus for isolated rabbit intestine etc, Jacquets graphic chronometer, Jackson%s Enterograph, Long Extension for paper palmer A-130, Animal Balance Tripple Beam, Manometers mercury Palmer C-200, Metronome Palmer B-5, Oncometer Kidney, Oncometer Heart, Distillation apparatus, Microscopes - student type, Chemical Balance-ordinary Apothecary, Dissection instruments, etc.
Each animal balances several defenses in the wild, he notes.
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