centrifugation definition

  • noun:
    • the method in which mixtures are separated utilizing the centripetal power created by spinning in a centrifuge
    • the process of splitting substances by the use of a centrifuge.
    • The driving of everything through the center or circumference; particularly, the separation of two immiscible fluids of different densities, or of suspended solid particles from a liquid, by way of a centrifuge or centrifugal device.
    • the process of dividing substances various densities by the use of a centrifuge
    • the method in which mixtures tend to be separated using the centripetal force created by spinning in a centrifuge
    • the entire process of breaking up substances through a centrifuge.
    • The driving of something from center or circumference; particularly, the split of two immiscible liquids of various densities, or of suspended solid particles from a liquid, by way of a centrifuge or centrifugal device.
    • the entire process of isolating substances of different densities by the use of a centrifuge

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