Babcock's test

Babcock's test

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  • Babcock — is a surname that can refer to:People* Alpheus Babcock (1785–1842) American piano and musical instrument maker * Barbara Babcock (b. 1937) American actress * Courtney Babcock (b. 1972) Canadian runner * Edward V. Babcock (1864–1948) former mayor… …   Wikipedia

  • Babcock test — The Babcock test is the first inexpensive and practical test factories could use to determine the fat content of milk. MotivationUntil the 1890s, dishonest farmers could water down their milk or remove some cream before selling it to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Babcock test — Bab·cock test bab .käk n a test for determining the fat content of milk and milk products Babcock Stephen Moulton (1843 1931) American agricultural chemist. During his career Babcock provided agriculture with a number of inventions and procedures …   Medical dictionary

  • Babcock , Stephen Moulton — (1843–1931) American agricultural chemist A farmer s son from New York State, Babcock gained his AB degree from Tufts College, Massachusetts, in 1866 and after a period of farming became a chemistry assistant and (from 1875) instructor at Cornell …   Scientists

  • babcock test — ˈbabˌkäk noun Usage: usually capitalized B Etymology: after Stephen M. Babcock died 1931 American agricultural chemist : a test for determining the butter value of milk and milk products by treating with acid and whirling by means of a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Babcock, Stephen Moulton — ▪ American chemist born Oct. 22, 1843, near Bridgewater, N.Y., U.S. died July 2, 1931, Madison, Wis.  agricultural research chemist, often called the father of scientific dairying chiefly because of his development of the Babcock test, a simple… …   Universalium

  • Babcock test — /ˈbæbkɒk tɛst/ (say babkok test) noun a test to determine the fat content of milk, used, especially formerly, to standardise milk production; the first of its kind used in commercial dairies. {developed by US agricultural chemist Stephen Moulton… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Babcock test — /bab kok / a test for determining the butterfat content of milk and milk products, conducted by adding sulfuric acid to a sample and then centrifuging it in a flask with a calibrated neck in which the liquefied fat collects. [named after Stephen… …   Universalium

  • Babcock tester — /bæbkɒk ˈtɛstə/ (say babkok testuh) noun the device used to administer a Babcock test, in which sulphuric acid was added to a milk sample in a calibrated test bottle so that the amount of fat released by the milk could be quickly assessed …   Australian English dictionary

  • Stephen Moulton Babcock — Infobox Scientist name = Stephen Moulton Babcock box width = image size =150px caption = Stephen Moulton Babcock birth date = 22 October, 1843 birth place = Oneida County, New York death date = 2 July, 1931 death place = residence = citizenship …   Wikipedia

  • Stephen Babcock — Stephen Moulton Babcock (* 22. Oktober 1843 bei Bridgewater, Oneida County, New York; † 2. Juli 1931 in Madison, Wisconsin) war ein US amerikanischer Agrikulturchemiker. Babcock studierte am Tufts College, dem Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute und …   Deutsch Wikipedia