bromine value

bromine value

[′brō‚mēn ‚val·yü]
(chemical engineering)
An expression representing the number of centigrams of bromine absorbed by 1 gram of oil under test conditions; an indication of the degree of unsaturation of a given oil.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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