scientific apparatus

Thesaurus de Acervos Científicos em Língua Portuguesa

O Thesaurus de Acervos Científicos em Língua Portuguesa constitui um instrumento, em constante actualização, de nomalização e controlo terminológico. Pode ser utilizado gratuitamente por museus, instituições detentoras de património científico, historiadores da ciência e tecnologia, conservadores-restauradores, bem como todos os interessados.

The Thesaurus of Scientific Instruments in Portuguese aims at normalising and controlling terminology associated with historical collections of artefacts of science. It can be used freely by museums, institutions with scientific heritage, historians of science, conservators and restorers, among others.

ISO 4791-1:1985 Laboratory Apparatus Vocabulary

"This part of ISO 4791 lists the names of items of laboratory apparatus, made essentially from glass, porcelain or vitreous silica, together with items of equipment, made from other materials, which are commonly used in association with such apparatus. A vocabulary of technical terms, with their definitions and applicable to the manufacture, adjustment and use of such laboratory apparatus, will be issued as Part 2. The purpose of the vocabulary is to provide an aid to translators and readers of scientific literature.