Definition of Babcock in English:

Babcock

noun

  • Attributive and in the genitive. Designating a method for measuring the butterfat content of milk and other dairy products.

Origin

Late 19th century. From the name of Stephen Moulton Babcock, U.S. research chemist, who introduced this method of testing.

Pronunciation

Babcock

/ˈbabkɒk/