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1. An instrument used for measuring small differences in electrical potential.
2. An electrical resistor of fixed total resistance between two terminals, but with a third terminal attached to a slider that can make contact at any desired point along the resistance.
[L. potentia, power, + G. metron, measure]
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A voltmeter.

calibration potentiometer

A mechanically adjusted resistance used as a calibration control on many instruments. It adjusts a voltage or current within the device.
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The sampling rate is a significant parameter in the flow injection potentiometric analysis systems in terms of duration of analysis.
Synthetic copolymer [poly(Q-co-VP)] was synthesized by free-radical polymerization at 60[degrees]C and their molecular structure was confirmed by FTIR and potentiometric analysis. A model drug (Cefotaxime) was loaded and its release was studied in various media simulating human gastrointestinal tract.
Data of radical polymerization of Q and VP and copolymer composition of poly (Q-co-VP) by potentiometric analysis. Q/VP feed composition Q in copolymer Yield Sample (wt%) (wt%) (%) Poly(Q-co-VP)-1 90/10 89.2 81 Poly(Q-co-VP)-2 80/20 79.2 74 Poly(Q-co-VP)-3 60/40 57.4 67