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GAS WASH BOTTLE [1 record]

Record 1 2009-02-26


Subject field(s)
  • Equipment (Chemistry)
  • Scientific Measurements and Analyses

An absorption apparatus used in a gas sampling, usually U-tube absorbers filled with a specific amount of reagent and fitted with a glass partition, so that the air or gas led into them passes through the reagent solution in the form of very fine bubbles.

Key term(s)
  • gas wash bottle
  • bubble washer


  • Équipement (Chimie)
  • Mesures et analyse (Sciences)

Appareil utilisé dans les laboratoires de chimie dans lequel on fait passer un gaz dans un liquide soit pour le purifier, soit pour en contrôler le débit, ou encore dans un but analytique.


bulleur : terme normalisé par l'AFNOR.

Key term(s)
  • barboteur pour le lavage des gaz


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Equipo (Química)
  • Medición y análisis (Ciencias)
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