concentration scale

concentration scale

[‚kän·sən′trā·shən ‚skāl]
(chemistry)
Any of several numerical systems defining the quantitative relation of the components of a mixture; for solutions, concentration is expressed as the mass, volume, or number of moles of solute present in proportion to the amount of solvent or total solution.
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The concentration scale is directly proportional to the total carat weight of diamonds in a cubic inch of matrix where 100 equals 72 carats per cubic inch.
To translate the results to actual concentrations, rather than simply presenting the results in the log-transformed scale, we back-transformed these values to give corresponding intervals in the original concentration scale (nanograms per milliliter).

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