What does Baumeacute mean?

Baumeacute meaning in General Dictionary

Designating or complying to either of this machines employed by the French chemist Antoine Baumeacute in the graduation of his hydrometers of or associated with Baumeacutes scales or hydrometers There are two main Baumeacute hydrometers the one which is employed with liquids heavier than water sinks to 0deg in pure water and also to 15deg in a 15 % salt solution others for fluids lighter than water basins to 0deg in a 10 percent salt answer also to 10deg in pure water both in situations the graduation on the basis of the distance between these fundamental points is proceeded over the stem so far as desired