A glass tube with fine, volumetric graduations and a stopcock at the bottom, used especially in laboratory procedures for accurate fluid dispensing and measurement.
A graduated glass tube with a stopcock at the bottom, used as by chemists for measuring small quantities of liquid or gas.
A graduated glass tube having a tapered bottom with a valve. It is used especially in laboratories to pour a measured amount of liquid from one container into another.
Origin of burette
French diminutive of buire vase for liquors from Old French probably of Germanic origin