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Definition of the noun alkalimetry

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noun - plural: alkalimetries

  1. volumetric analysis using standard solutions of alkali to measure the amount of acid present
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic term: volumetric analysis = quantitative analysis by the use of definite volumes of standard solutions or reagents

Alternative definition of the noun alkalimetry


  1. The process of determining the strength of an alkali.

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Google previewManual of Quantitative Chemical Analysis (1914)

For the Second Year of College Work by Joseph Otto Frank, Earl Amos Clemans

Alkalimetry is that branch of volumetric analysis in which the quantity of alkali present is determined by measuring the volume of a standard acid solution which will exactly neutralize it. In acidimetry it is the acid that is determined by means of ...

Google previewAnalytical Techniques in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2011)

by Rajan Katoch

Alkalimetry: Alkalimetry is the measurement of acid in a sample by titration with a standard alkali. (iv) Precipitation and complexation reactions: A reaction which forms precipitate or a complex approaches completeness because of ...

Google previewA Text Book Of Chemistry Practicals (2 Vols.)

by Walter Del Mar

of salts of weak acids with the help of titration with a standard acid, and similarly alkalimetry is the process to determine the strength of free acids or those formed by the hydrolysis of salts of weak bases through titration with a standard alkali.

Google previewSpons' Encyclopædia of the Industrial Arts, Manufactures, and Commercial Products ... (1879)

by Francis N. Spon

Alkalimetry is the namo given to the various processes by which the quantity of real alkali in alkaline salts Rnd solutions is determined. As in the case of acidimetry, these determinations may cither be made by gravimetric or by volumetric ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1899)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould

Acidimetry, alkalimetry. | Phosphorus in or- (a) sulphuric acid. (b) t low substance obtained by action of nitric acid on brucin. Sulphur. (c) Nitric acid. Phenol phthalein. | Acidulate with a, boil % hour in retort with b, collect distillate. Wash pieces ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines (1871)

Containing a Clear Exposition of Their Principles and Practice. Illustrated with Nearly Sixteen Hundred Engravings on Wood. Reprinted Entirely from the Last Corrected and Greatly Enl. English Ed

The process by which this object is attained, though originally contrived exclusively for the determination of the intrinsic value of these two alkalis, ( whence its name, Alkalimetry,) has since been extended to that of ammonia and of earthy bases ...

Google previewHawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary (2016)

by Michael D. Larrañaga, Richard J. Lewis, Sr., Robert A. Lewis

ALKALIMETRY rubidium, cesium, and francium. Except for francium, the alkali metals are all soft, silvery metals, which may be readily fused and volatilized; the melting and boiling points becoming lower with increasing atomic weight.

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1906)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes


Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1874)

Alkalimetry by Weight-analysis. — The proportion of alkali in the commercial carbonates of potassium and sodium may be estimated by determining the quantity of carbonic anhydride evolved when the carbonates are decomposed by an acid ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Alkalimetry 1. The chemical analysis of a solution by means of titrations. 2. A determination of the amount of a base by titration against a standard acid solution or vice versa. Alkaline The concentration of hydroxyl (OH–) ions in a solution with a ...

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