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, cuvette (kū-vet'),
A small container or cup in which solutions are placed for photometric analysis.
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The emission spectra were acquired on Cary Eclipse/Varian Fluorimeter by using quartz cuvets (3 mL) containing solution of the ligand or complex in a 5.0 X [10.sup.-5] M.
Control Company's new Traceable[R] Long-Stem Thermometer is the perfect size to fit into flasks, cuvets, test tubes, and beakers.
On the other hand, some citations describe the analytical steps in a very detailed fashion--including the technique of washing cuvets. Of particular interest is the in-depth discussion of small, dense LDL particles--their clinical significance and analysis.
Some of the newer analyzers use continuously washed reusable cuvets rather than disposable ones.