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    "measurable"

    This is an extract from a manual and I am not sure what the underlined "measurable" actually means. Can I take it as "much in amount" from the following sentence? or "high in concentration" ?

    decrease dosage by 50% and continue treatment until phosphate concentration appears to be immeasurable.



    Thank you.

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    Re: "measurable"

    Quote Originally Posted by paris 06 View Post
    This is an extract from a manual and I am not sure what the underlined "measurable" actually means. Can I take it as "much in amount" from the following sentence? or "high in concentration" ?

    decrease dosage by 50% and continue treatment until phosphate concentration appears to be immeasurable.



    Thank you.
    It means until the phosphate concentration is so small as to be impossible to measure.

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    Re: "measurable"

    Paris, note that immeasurable is the opposite of measurable.

    You appear to be confusing the two.

    Rover

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