Medical Definition of Reichert-Meissl number

1. An index of the volatile acid content of a fat; the number of milliliters of 0.1 n KOH required to neutralise the soluble volatile fatty acids in 5 g of fat that has been saponified, acidified to liberate the fatty acids, and then steam-distilled. Synonym: volatile fatty acid number. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Reichert-Meissl Number

Regnellidium diphyllum
Regulus
Regulus calendula
Regulus regulus
Regulus satrata
Rehfuss method
Rehfuss stomach tube
Rehnquist
Rehoboam
Rehoboams
Reich
Reichel-Polya stomach resection
Reichenbachian
Reichert's cartilage
Reichert's cochlear recess
Reichert-Meissl number (current term)
Reichian
Reichians
Reichism
Reichisms
Reichstag
Reichstein
Reichstein's compound
Reichstein's substance
Reid
Reid's base line
Reign of Terror
Reil's ansa
Reil's band

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