pipette

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French pipette, from pipe + -ette.

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Noun[edit]

pipette (plural pipettes)

modern pipettes
traditional pipette
  1. (sciences) A small glass tube, often with an enlargement or bulb in the middle, and usually graduated, used for transferring or delivering measured quantities of a liquid. [from 19th c.]

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Verb[edit]

pipette (third-person singular simple present pipettes, present participle pipetting, simple past and past participle pipetted)

  1. To transfer or measure the volume of a liquid using a pipette.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pipe +‎ -ette.

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Noun[edit]

pipette f (plural pipettes)

  1. (sciences) pipette

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pipette f

  1. plural form of pipetta