Late 18th century, from Greek: eúdio(s) 'clear, fine', from eu 'well' + dios 'heavenly'
eudiometer (plural eudiometers)
- A graduated glass tube, closed at one end, that is used for measuring the change in the volume of gases during a chemical reaction.
tube for measuring volume of gases
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