Balling hydrometer

Balling hydrometer

[′bȯl·iŋ hī′dräm·əd·ər]
(engineering)
A type of saccharometer used to determine the density of sugar solutions.
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Balling: The Balling hydrometer scale was developed by a German chemist in 1843 to measure the concentration of a sucrose solution.