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bomb calorimeter

[′bäm kal·ə′rim·əd·ər]
(engineering)
A calorimeter designed with a strong-walled container constructed of a corrosion-resistant alloy, called the bomb, immersed in about 2.5 liters of water in a metal container; the sample, usually an organic compound, is ignited by electricity, and the heat generated is measured.
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Table 10: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Calorimeters by Product Segment - Bomb Calorimeters, Reaction Calorimeters and Other Calorimeters Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-35
Table 12: World Long-term Projections for Calorimeters by Product Segment - Bomb Calorimeters, Reaction Calorimeters and Other Calorimeters Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-37
Table 14: World Historic Review for Calorimeters by Product Segment - Bomb Calorimeters, Reaction Calorimeters and Other Calorimeters Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 1991through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38