Definition of Mohr in US English:

Mohr

noun

Chemistry
  • 1Attributive and in the genitive. Designating instruments, techniques, etc., used or introduced by K. F. Mohr in his work on volumetric analysis.

  • 2"Mohr cubic centimetre"noun a unit of volume (approx. 1.00238 cm3) equal to the volume of one gram of water at a particular temperature, usually 17.5°C. Similarly "Mohr (also Mohr's) litre".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Scientific American. From the name of Karl Friedrich Mohr, German chemist and pharmacist.