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Laboratory Equipment

Laboratory Equipment
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noun microscope

Translation: microscopio

Definition of microscope in English

Optical instrument used to see objects that are too small to be percieved by the naked eye.

Definition of microscope in Spanish

Instrumento óptico que se utiliza para visualizar de forma ampliada un objeto que no es perceptible a simple vista.

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noun graduated cylinder

Translation: probeta

Definition of graduated cylinder in English

Laboratory container consisting of a graduated tube with a spout and a firm base, used to measure the volume of a liquid and pour it in a controlled manner.

Definition of graduated cylinder in Spanish

Recipiente de laboratorio que consiste en un tubo graduado con una base firme y un pico en la parte superior para medir el volumen de un líquido y verterlo de manera controlada.

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noun test tube

Translation: tubo de ensayo

Definition of test tube in English

Laboratory container consisting of a cylindrical glass tube with a rounded bottom, used to hold liquids and make mixtures.

Definition of test tube in Spanish

Recipiente de laboratorio que consiste en un tubo cilíndrico de vidrio con un extremo cerrado y redondeado para contener líquidos y realizar mezclas.

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noun pipette

Translation: pipeta

Definition of pipette in English

Laboratory instrument that consists of a transparent, graduated tube, used to extract and transfer small amounts of liquid from one container to another.

Definition of pipette in Spanish

Instrumento de laboratorio con forma de tubo transparente graduado para extraer y transportar pequeñas cantidades de líquido de un recipiente a otro.

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noun filter funnel

Translation: embudo de filtración

Definition of filter funnel in English

Laboratory funnel that is used to separate solids and liquids by filtration.

Definition of filter funnel in Spanish

Embudo de laboratorio para separar sólidos y líquidos por filtración.

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noun beaker

Translation: vaso de precipitado

Definition of beaker in English

Cylindrical laboratory container that is wide-mouthed and graduated, typically made of glass, used to heat and mix liquids and crystallize dissolved compounds.

Definition of beaker in Spanish

Recipiente de laboratorio, cilíndrico, de boca ancha y diámetro uniforme, graduado y de cristal, que se utiliza para calentar y mezclar líquidos y hacer cristalizar compuestos disueltos.

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noun Erlenmeyer flask

Translation: matraz de Erlenmeyer

Definition of Erlenmeyer flask in English

Conical laboratory container that has a narrow neck and a wide base, used to store, heat, or mix liquids.

Definition of Erlenmeyer flask in Spanish

Recipiente de laboratorio, cónico, con cuello estrecho y base ancha, que se utiliza para almacenar o agitar líquidos, así como para calentarlos durante largos períodos de tiempo.

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noun distillation flask

Translation: matraz de destilación

Definition of distillation flask in English

Laboratory container that has a round base and a long, thin neck with a sidearm, used to heat liquids and extract gas.

Definition of distillation flask in Spanish

Recipiente de laboratorio, redondo y con cuello largo, para agitar líquidos y calentarlos de forma uniforme, en ocasiones provisto de un tubo de desprendimiento para extraer los gases producidos.

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noun test tube rack

Translation: gradilla

Definition of test tube rack in English

Support in which test tubes are placed in an upright position.

Definition of test tube rack in Spanish

Soporte en el que se colocan los tubos de ensayo en posición vertical.

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noun burette

Translation: bureta

Definition of burette in English

Laboratory container that consists of a graduated glass tube with a valve on its lower part, used to measure volumes of liquid.

Definition of burette in Spanish

Recipiente de laboratorio que consiste en un tubo graduado de cristal con una llave en la parte inferior para medir volúmenes de un líquido.

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noun Bunsen burner

Translation: mechero Bunsen

Definition of Bunsen burner in English

Laboratory device that is used to heat, with a valved gas outlet.

Definition of Bunsen burner in Spanish

Aparato de laboratorio para calentar, con una toma de gas y una llave para regular su flujo.

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noun still

Translation: alambique

Definition of still in English

Apparatus that is used to distill volatile liquids, such as alcohol, through controlled processes of evaporation and condensation.

Definition of still in Spanish

Aparato que sirve para destilar líquidos volátiles, como el alcohol, mediante procesos controlados de evaporación y condensación.