Definition of Reflux condenser

1. Noun. Condenser such that vapor over a boiling liquid is condensed and flows back into the vessel to prevent its contents from boiling dry.

Generic synonyms: Condenser

Definition of Reflux condenser

1. Noun. (chemistry) A water-cooled, double walled piece of laboratory glassware that is fitted on top of a vessel of boiling liquid such that vapour condenses and flows back into the vessel, preventing the contents from boiling dry. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Reflux Condenser

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Literary usage of Reflux condenser

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1. A Text-book of Organic Chemistry by Arnold Frederik. Holleman (1920)
"9. The invention of this form of condensing apparatus is usually Fio. 8. — HEATING SUBSTANCES IN AN OPEN FLASK. Fio. 9. —FLASK WITH REFLUX- CONDENSER. ..."

2. A Text-book of Organic Chemistry by Arnold Frederik Holleman (1920)
"9. The invention of this form of condensing apparatus is usually Fia. 8. — HEATING SUBSTANCES IN AN OPEN FLASK. FIG. 9. — FLASK WITH REFLUX- CONDENSER ..."

3. A Text-book of Organic Chemistry by Arnold Frederik Holleman (1920)
"FLASK WITH REFLUX- CONDENSER. attributed to LIEBIG, although it was first constructed by WEIGEL in 1771. It consists of a glass tube aa, enclosed in a ..."

4. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1921)
"... pass through а reflux condenser, to remove some of the steam present, and then through a direct condenser, the gases from which are washed with water. ..."

5. Handbook of Pharmacy by Virgil Coblentz (1894)
"Flask with Upright or reflux condenser. Distillation in a Current of Steam.—This is applicable to such substances as are injured n when heated or distilled ..."

6. A Practical Treatise on Animal and Vegetable Fats and Oils: Comprising Both by William Theodore Brannt, Karl Schaedler (1896)
"274 exhibits a smaller steam distilling apparatus with reflux condenser manufactured by Volkmar, Hanig & Co. of Dresden. The lower portion of the spherical ..."

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