Origin of cuvetteFr, basin, diminutive of cuve, vat ; from Classical Latin cupa, tub: see cup
Origin of cuvetteFrench, diminutive of cuve, tub, from Latin c&umacron;pa.
- a pot, bucket, or basin, in which molten plate glass is carried from the melting pot to the casting table
- a cunette
- (analytical chemistry) a small vessel with at least two flat and transparent sides, used to hold a liquid sample to be analysed in the light path of a spectrometer
- an inner lid of a timepiece