Thiele melting-point apparatus

Thiele melting-point apparatus

[′tēl·ə ′melt·iŋ ‚pȯint ‚ap·ə‚rad·əs]
(analytical chemistry)
A stirred, specially shaped test-tube device used for the determination of the melting point of a crystalline chemical.
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