equipment used in nitrogen analysis that distills ammonia arising from acid decomposition of an organic compound.
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Kjeldahl,Johan G.C., Danish chemist, 1849-1900.
Kjeldahl apparatus - an apparatus used in nitrogen analysis.
macro-Kjeldahl method - a procedure for analyzing the content of nitrogenous compounds in urine, serum, or other specimens.
micro-Kjeldahl method - a modification of the macro-Kjeldahl method designed for the analysis of nitrogenous compounds in relatively small quantities.
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