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carbonometry

Pronunciation: kar′bō-nom′ĕ-trē

Definition: An obsolete method for the determination of the presence and the proportion of carbon dioxide in the air or expired breath by the precipitation of calcium carbonate from lime water.

Synonym(s): carbometry

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