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eluate

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noun el·u·ate \ˈel-yə-wət, -ˌwāt; -yü-ət, -ˌāt\

Definition of eluate

  1. :  the washings obtained by eluting



Origin and Etymology of eluate

Latin eluere + English 1-ate


First Known Use: 1932

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noun el·u·ate \ˈel-yə-wət, -ˌwāt\

Medical Definition of eluate

  1. :  the washings obtained by eluting




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