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viscosimeter

 [vis″ko-sim´ĕ-ter]
an apparatus used in measuring viscosity of a substance.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

vis·co·sim·e·ter

(vis'kō-sim'ĕ-tĕr),
An apparatus for determining the viscosity of a fluid; in medicine, usually of the blood.
Synonym(s): viscometer
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viscosimeter

(vis″kŏ-sim′ĕt-ĕr) [L. viscosus, viscous + -meter]
A device for measuring the viscosity of a fluid, esp. of blood.
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