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Definition of pipette noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

pipette

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//pɪˈpet//
 
; NAmE NAmE//paɪˈpet//
 
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a narrow tube used in a laboratory for measuring or transferring small amounts of liquids Word Origin mid 19th cent.: from French, literally ‘little pipe’, diminutive of pipe.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pipette